TITLE

The Inception and Reception of "A Farewell to Arms."

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Robert W.
PUB. DATE
September 1989
SOURCE
Hemingway Review;Fall89, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p91
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Discusses the inception and reception of Ernest Hemingway's "A Farewell to Arms." Foundation of the novel upon Hemingway's wartime and personal experiences; Realistic aspects of life depicted in the novel; Criticism of the novel by some readers for its frankness; Characterization of the protagonist Catherine Barkley; Juxtaposition of the themes of love and war.
ACCESSION #
6914028

 

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