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1 Ernest Hemingway (Ernest Miller Hemingway)

2 His personal life Ernest Hemingway was the 2nd child and the 1st son born to Clarence and Grace Hemingway Ernest Hemingway was born on July 21st, and he died on July 2nd, 1961 at the age of 61 He was born in Oak Park, Illinois, USA He had four wives (Elizabeth Richardson, Pauline Pfeiffer, Martha Gellhorn, Mary Welsh) and three children: Jack, Patrick and Gregory Hemingway

3 Ernest Hemingway, an American writer who fought in World War One
Hemingway in uniform in Milan, 1918 Early in 1918, Hemingway responded to a Red Cross recruitment effort in Kansas City and signed on to become an ambulance driver in Italy. He received the Italian Silver Medal of Bravery. Hemingway was a writer and a journalist whose style had a strong influence on 20th- century fiction. He belonged to « The Lost Generation » literary movement, the generation that came of age after WWI.This generation included distinguished American writers such as F.Scott Fitzgerald, T.S Eliot or John Dos Passos…

4 Literary awards He won two literary awards: The Pulitzer Prize For Fiction in1953 and The Nobel Prize In Literature 1954 for his novel The Old Man and the Sea

5 His major Books

6 A Farewell to Arms Hemingway is well-known for his novel A Farewell to Arms. The best American novel to emerge from World War I, A Farewell to Arms is the unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver wounded on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse. By turns beautiful and tragic or tender and harsh , A Farewell to Arms is one of the supreme literary achievements of our time.

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