A farewell to arms / Ernest Hemingway ; foreword by Patrick Hemingway ; edited with a new introduction by Seán Hemingway.
- ISBN: 9781451681871
- ISBN: 1451681879
- Physical Description: 1 online resource.
- Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Scribner, 2012.
- Copyright: © 2012
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|Summary, etc.:|| An unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse. Set against the looming horrors of the battlefield--weary, demoralized men marching in the rain during the German attack on Caporetto; the profound struggle between loyalty and desertion--this gripping, semiautobiographical work captures the harsh realities of war and the pain of lovers caught in its inexorable sweep. This edition collects all of the alternative endings together for the first time, along with early drafts of other essential passages, offering new insight into Hemingway's craft and creative process and the evolution of one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century.
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