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Novella/spoof of writers/parody of S Anderson's Dark Laughter/Yogi Johnson & Scripps O'Neill (WW1 vets) work at pump factory/both looking for perfect woman
Longer, re-edited version of True at First Light; non-fiction novel based on journals from last safari
Nonfiction account of a month on safari with second wife Pauline Marie Pfeiffer in East Africa in 1933; reflection on authors and literature
pub. 1985/rivalry between bullfighters Luis Miguel Dominguín & brother-in-law Antonio Ordóñez in summer of 1959
Robert Jordan is an American dynamiter fighting for the republicans in the Spanish Civil War
Opens on last day of Richard Cantwell's life/duck hunting in Trieste Italy/protracted flashback thinking about Venetian woman Renata/got bad reviews but bestseller
pub. 1986/David Bourne & wife Catherine in Fr Riviera & Spain/on honeymoon in Camargue they both fall in love w/Marita/he gets her/David & Catherine separate
Santiago is an old Cuban fisherman who, after a long string of not catching anything, catches a massive fish and helplessly watches the sharks eat it
Jake Barnes, Lady Brett Ashley, and Robert Cohn go to Pamplona to see the running of the bulls
American Frederic Henry serves in the ambulance corp of the Italian Army in WWI, falls in love with Catherine Barkley who dies with her child during childbirth
1st posthumous/Thomas Hudson is artist in Bimini in Bahamas/3 sons die/tracks German U-boat survivors & ends w/shootout (implied that he is mortally wounded)
Memoir about his time in Paris in 1920's while married to 1st wife Hadley/hanging out w/Ezra Pound, Fitzgerald, Ford Madox Ford, Dos Passos, Gertrude Stein,...
Non-fiction work about the ceremony, history, magnificence, and traditions of Spanish bullfighting
Ernest Hemingway's experiences on the African safari with his fourth wife Mary. Published posthumously
Harry Morgan runs contraband boat between FL & Cuba during Great Depression/smuggles Chinese immigrants & other illegal cargo including Cuban revolutionaries

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