A Farewell to Arms
314 pp. "The best American novel to emerge from World War I, A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse. Hemingway's frank portrayal of the love between Lieutenant Henry and Catherine Barkley, caught in the inexorable sweep of war, glows with an intensity unrivaled in modern literature, while his description of the German attack on Caporetto -- of lines of fired men marching in the rain, hungry, weary, and demoralized -- is one of the greatest moments in literary history. A story of love and pain, of loyalty and desertion, A Farewell to Arms, written when he was 30 years old, represents a new romanticism for Hemingway"Keywords: HISTORICAL ROMANCE AMERICAN LITERATURE WORLD WAR I ITALIAN FRONT ERNEST HEMINGWAY FAREWELL TO ARMS CLASSICS
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Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, 1957. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0099543117
Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, 1957. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110099543117
Book Description Charles Scribner's Sons, 1957. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0099543117