The Nick Adams Stories

The Nick Adams Stories

Book - 1999
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From one of the 20th century's greatest voices comes the complete volume of his short stories featuring Nick Adams, Ernest Hemingway's memorable character, as he grows from child to adolescent to soldier, veteran, writer, and parent--a sequence closely paralleling the events of Hemingway's life.

The complete collection of Ernest Hemingway's Nick Adams two dozen stories are gathered here in one volume, grouped together according to the major time periods in the protagonist's life. Based on Hemingway's own experieces as a boy and as a member of the Red Cross ambulance corps in World War I. The collection follows Nick's life as a child to parent, along with soldier, veteran, and writer and feature some of Hemingway's earliest work such as "Indian Camp" and some of his best known short stories, including "Big Two-Hearted River." Perfect for longtime Hemingway fans and as an introduction to one of America's most famous writers.
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1999, c1972
Edition: 1st. Scribner pbk. fiction ed.
ISBN: 9780684169408
Branch Call Number: Fiction
Characteristics: 268 p. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Young, Philip 1918-1991


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when hemingway writes about a single character, he excels. indian camp, the big two-hearted river are two fine examples of this.


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