By Linda Wagner-Martin
The 1999 Hemingway centennial marks definitely the right time for the reevaluation of his place as America's ideal modernist author. those essays, all written particularly for this assortment, plumb unexplored historic information of Hemingway's existence to light up new and infrequently unforeseen dimensions of the strength of his literary accomplishment. Discussing biographical information of his own existence in addition to the subtleties of his personality, the textual content contains a variety of interesting images and pictures.
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In and out of Paris all that fall, Hemingway alternated between the battlefields of France and the bedroom of the Ritz Hotel, where his affair with Mary Welsh Monks was proceeding as well as the war effort. When he was not sick with colds and sore throats or suffering with recurring headaches from a severe concussion he sustained in London, Hemingway was by turns brave, gentle, obsessive, foolhardy, loving, and brutal: a man surfing along the edge of his manic drive. S. Army court-martial cleared Hemingway of conduct forbidden to correspondents as non-combatants, conduct like carrying weapons, shooting Germans, and behaving like a field officer.
282-84. 4. ) Record Group 84, E-2359, Confidential Letter File, American Embassy, Havana, 1942-43. 5. "The United States and Cuban-Spanish Relations," October 28, 1942, copy in the Hemingway Collection at the John F. Kennedy Library, Boston. 6. New York Times, Jan. 4, 1942, p. 1; New York Times Jan. 2, 1942, p. 11;New York Times, Feb. 1, 1942, p. 6. A Brief Biography 49 7. "The Invaders," Newsweek (July 6, 1942), p. 304; Newsweek (Aug. ), pp. 29-31. 8. New York Times, July 2, 1942, pp. 1, 8. 9.
6 12. ). 7 Records of Naval Sea Frontiers 1940-1950, War Diary, Commander, Gulf Sea Frontier, May 1, 1942. 13. War Diary, May 18, 1942, Navy Operating Procedures update. 14. See New York Times, Jan. 4, 1942, p. 4; New York Times, Jan. 11, 1942, V, 7:1; New York Times, Jan. 2o; New York Times, Apr. 19, 1942, p. III, 7. 15. New York Times, June 28, 1942, p. 21. 16. New York Times, July 26, 1942, p. 22. 17. : Princeton University Press, 1981) item 1357, Felix Luckner, The Last Privateer, misidentified in Hemingway, Selected Letters, ed.
A Historical Guide to Ernest Hemingway by Linda Wagner-Martin