SparkNotes: The Old Man and the Sea: Plot OverviewHe wrote his publisher the same day, saying he had finished the book and that it was the best writing he had ever done. The critics agreed: The book won the Pulitzer Prize in and became one of his bestselling works. Hemingway had become a cult figure whose four marriages and adventurous exploits in big-game hunting and fishing were widely covered in the press. But despite his fame, he had not produced a major literary work in a decade before he wrote The Old Man and the Sea. The book would be his last significant work of fiction before his suicide in When World War I broke out, he volunteered as an ambulance driver for the Red Cross and was severely wounded in on the Austro-Italian front while carrying a companion to safety.
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Hardcoverthe worst form of unluckiness. The story opens with Santiago having gone 84 days without catching a fish, [ original research, pages. Waldmeir considered the function of the novel's Christian imagery. Full concentration was required.Always teaching me. By-Line: Ernest Hemingway. Go home and clean out the Oh, my good lord in heaven. The characters are one of the most honest and brave ones that I have come across in a book in recent times.
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