The Short Stories, vol 2
The Short Stories
Before he gained wide fame as a novelist, Ernest Hemingway established his literary reputation with his short stories. Set in the varied landscapes of Spain, Africa, and the American Midwest, this definitive audio collection traces the development and maturation of Hemingway's distinct and revolutionary storytelling style -...more
This is a collection of short stories by Ernest Hemingway.
5/16/17 - Today I listened to Hemingways' short story, The Undefeated, the story of a bull fight. Every move is described in detail. I felt sorry for the bull. Below is a summary from online:
"In "The Undefeated," the protagonist is Manuel Garcia, a veteran bullfighter, who basically has to beg Retana, a promoter, for work. Retana finally agrees, giving Manuel a fraction (300 pesetas) of wh ...more
I felt this Short Stories book was also very disappointing from a reader’s standpoint. I found the stories hard to follow. And most of them seemed incomplete — I’d call them story excerpts more than short stories. The lat ...more