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A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway
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Jun 09, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: classics
Read in June, 2011

Interesting writing style, especially his dialogue. Amazing how well he could define his characters with a few choppy sentences of undirected, sloppy conversation. I loved the love story, and the lovers' use of hyberbole and verbal irony. This felt a lot like other WWI books I've read about the trenches, wounds full of schrapnel, convalescing in one hospital after another, etc.
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Marilyn oh my! I must read this again. My experience was 180 degrees different.


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