The Old Man and the Sea
The last novel Ernest Hemingway saw published, "The Old Man and the Sea" has proved itself to be one of the enduring works of American fiction. It is the story of an old Cuban fisherman and his supreme ordeal: a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. Using the simple. powerful language of a fable, Hemingway takes the timeless themes of courage in the face of defeat and personal triumph won from loss and transforms them into a magnificnet twentieth-century classic.
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Review: The Old Man and the SeaUser Review - gopal612 - Goodreads
It is okay. Not that great for me. But my advice for non-native English speakers would be to learn the terms regarding fishing before hand. Not that those are important in the story, but every now and ... Read full review
Review: The Old Man and the SeaUser Review - Carlo Davalos - Goodreads
I believe this book should be in next years tragedy unit for the following reasons: 1: It is good to explore Hemingway's simplistic writing style (wether it'd be through TOMATS or another of any other ... Read full review