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 - George Kamana Hunter - Goodreads
The poignant and clean prose of Hemingway has a way of making other established authors seem fussy. The scenes he creates in the "Old Man and the Sea" are memorable and stark. There's no window ... Read full review
Review: The Old Man and the SeaUser Review - Vinayak Kesarwani - Goodreads
A book which contains these lines in its early parts "Why do old men wake so early? Is it to have one longer day" shouldn't ever be a part of anyone's morning read but alas the folly of the youth and ... Read full review