The Old Man and the Sea

Written in 1951 in Cuba and published in 1952, American author Ernest Hemingway won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1953 for this work. In the book, the main character is an old, experienced fisherman named Santiago. After eighty-four days without catching any fish, he snags a huge marlin. Using all his strength to kill the marlin, fate once again makes Santiago an unlucky fisherman.

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Who wrote The Old Man and the Sea?

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What is the Summary of The Old Man and the Sea?

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In the story The Old Man and the Sea What is the point behind the conversation about yellow rice with fish and the cast net?

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What is the direct characterization in The Old Man and the Sea?

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Hemingway's purpose in writing The Old Man and the Sea?

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What Literary Devices are used in The Old Man and the Sea?

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What is the Tone in The Old Man and the Sea?

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When was The Old Man and the Sea republished?

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In The Old Man and the Sea what is the marlins purpose?

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How did santiago kill the marlin in The Old Man and the Sea?

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When did Ernest Hemingway publish The Old Man and the Sea and For Whom the Bell Tolls?

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Chrictian imagery in the book The Old Man and the Sea?

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Why did earnest Hemingway write The Old Man and the Sea?

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What are the themes of the book of The Old Man and the Sea?

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In The Old Man and the Sea why is Santiago unable to eat the fish he catches?

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What are the settings of the novel The Old Man and the Sea?

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In the book the 'Old Man and the Sea' What significance do the lions on the beach have for the old man?

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In the book The Old Man and the Sea What significance do the lions on the beach have for the old man?

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How would you consider the sea to be a character in the book The Old Man and the Sea?

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What is one metaphor for the book The Old Man and the Sea?

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What are Santiago's living conditions in The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway?

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Discuss religious symbolism in the story The Old Man and the Sea what effect does Hemingway employ such images?

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Who are the protagonist and antagonist of The Old Man and the Sea?

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When was The Old Man and the Sea published?

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