The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading Guide by Bright Summaries

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This engaging summary presents an analysis of The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway, one of the author’s most famous and widely acclaimed novels. After 84 days without a big catch, the elderly fisherman Santiago takes to the open sea, where he wages a three-day struggle against a tenacious swordfish only to see his prize snatched away from him at the last moment. The Old Man and the Sea won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and was an important contributing factor in the decision to award Hemingway the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954. Along with contemporaries including F. Scott Fitzgerald and John Steinbeck, Hemingway was one of the most important writers of the so-called “Lost Generation”, and had a major influence on subsequent generations of American writers.

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Title:The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (Book Analysis): Detailed Summary, Analysis and Reading…Format:Kobo ebookPublished:February 26, 2016Publisher:BrightSummaries.comLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:2806273668

ISBN - 13:9782806273666

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