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Cliffs Notes on Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea

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This is the Nobel Prize-winning author's powerful story of an old man who conquers a magnificent fish, endures its heartbreaking loss, and rises gallantly above his defeat. Though it is a small book, it is a jewel.
Paperback, 60 pages
Published December 8th 1990 by Cliffs Notes
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Cameron R
Sep 25, 2013 Cameron R rated it it was amazing
The Theme of the book The Old Man on The Sea is about a fisherman who hasn't caught a fish in 82 days, who goes out to catch a big marlin. It takes place in Cuba near the Gulf Stream in Florida. This book is told in 3rd person. The protagonist is Santiago , he's the old man on the sea, Monolin is his apprentice. Santiago goes out to Florida and catches a huge marlin, it takes him three days to bring it in. He thinks he has his luck back.


I think this is a sad story because he tries so hard to ca
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