(From the publisher):
The unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front and his passion for a beautiful English nurse. Hemingway's frank portrayal of the love between Lieutenant Henry and Catherine Barkley, caught in the inexorable sweep of war, glows with an intensity unrivaled in modern literature, while his description of the German attack on Caporetto—of lines of fired men marching in the rain, hungry, weary, and demoralized—is one of the greatest moments in literary history. A story of love and pain, of loyalty and desertion.
Original title: A Farewell to Arms
Genre: Fiction→ General Fiction→ Literary Fiction/classics
This work is excerpted in the following works :
Essential Hemingway, the (1947) [Collection]
Author: Ernest Hemingway
- Dedication: "To G. A. Pfeiffer"
- Published serially in Scribner's Magazine, May-October 1929.