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The Resource For whom the bell tolls, Ernest Hemingway ; with an afterword by Ned Halley

For whom the bell tolls, Ernest Hemingway ; with an afterword by Ned Halley

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For whom the bell tolls
Title
For whom the bell tolls
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Ernest Hemingway ; with an afterword by Ned Halley
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hemingway's classic portrayal of the Spanish Civil War, seen through the eyes of an American fighting on the Republican side, captures the excitement and danger of war in a way few other works of fiction have been unable to do.
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StDuBDS
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1899-1961
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Hemingway, Ernest
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Halley, Ned
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  • Guerrilla warfare
  • Americans
  • Spain
Summary expansion
Inspired by his experiences as a reporter during the Spanish Civil War, Ernest Hemingway's For Whom the Bell Tolls tells the story of Robert Jordan, an American volunteer in the International Brigades fighting to defend the Spanish Republic against Franco. After being ordered to work with guerrilla fighters to destroy a bridge, Jordan finds himself falling in love with a young Spanish woman and clashing with the guerrilla leader over the risks of their mission.One of the great novels of the twentieth century, For Whom the Bell Tolls was first published in 1940. It powerfully explores the brutality of war, the loss of innocence and the value of human life.This stunning edition features an afterword by Ned Halley.Designed to appeal to the book lover, the Macmillan Collector's Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector's Library are books to love and treasure
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Label
For whom the bell tolls, Ernest Hemingway ; with an afterword by Ned Halley
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1941
  • Formerly CIP.
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0025519728
Dimensions
16 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
613 pages
Isbn
9781909621428
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
For whom the bell tolls, Ernest Hemingway ; with an afterword by Ned Halley
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 1941
  • Formerly CIP.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BDZ0025519728
Dimensions
16 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
613 pages
Isbn
9781909621428
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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