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Title:
Ernest Hemingway's A farewell to arms : a reference guide
Author:
Wagner-Martin, Linda.
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Publication Information:
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Physical Description:
xiv, 172 pages ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780313317026
Format :
Book

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Summary

Wagner-Martin, a respected scholar of American modernism and former president of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society, offers a comprehensive guide to the novel's genesis, plot, background, themes, style, and critical reception. Each chapter overviews a significant element of the novel and includes thorough documentation. A bibliographic essay is also included.


Author Notes

LINDA WAGNER-MARTIN is Hanes Professor of English at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She has published numerous books, including the Historical Guide to Ernest Hemingway (2000), and was president of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society.


Table of Contents

Prefacep. vii
1 Introductionp. 1
2 Contentp. 19
3 Textsp. 37
4 Contextsp. 49
5 Ideasp. 75
6 Narrative Artp. 107
7 Receptionp. 129
8 Bibliographic Essayp. 153
Indexp. 167