A Real Man's Man: Ernest Hemingway

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A Real Man's Man: Ernest Hemingway

Silver Medal of Military Valor, Italian Armed Forces (c. WWI) Bronze Star, United States Armed Forces (1947) Pulitzer Prize, The Old Man and the Sea (1953) American Academy of Arts and Letters Award of Merit (1954) Nobel Prize for Literature (1954) Top Reporter of the Last Hundred Years, Kansas City Star (1999)

Ernest Miller Hemingway The family spent summers in Michigan, where Ernest became a great lover of anything that was outdoors related. When he was young, he was taught by his father to hunt and fishalong the shores and in the forests surrounding Lake Michigan. This love of nature stayedwith him throughout his life. Nature was the inspiration for Hemingway's lifestyle and work.

A Real Man's Man: Ernest Hemingway

Biography

Famous Works & Achievements

Extracurriculars

When he wasn't writing, Hemingway spent much of the 1930s chasing adventure: big-game hunting in Africa, bullfighting in Spain, deep-sea fishing in Florida.

Born: July 21, 1899 in Oak Park, IllinoisOccupation: AuthorDied: July 2, 1961 in Ketchum, Idaho

While passing out supplies to soldiers in Italy, Hemingway is seriously injured by a trench mortar and machine gun. The blast leaves shell fragments in his legs. The Italian government awards him a Silver Medal of Military Valor for dragging a wounded Italian soldier to safety after the attack.

Ernest Hemingway: The Ambulance Driver

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Works Cited1. "Ernest Hemingway Biography." Bio.com. A&E Television Networks. Web. 10 Feb. 2016.2. Mammadov, Ruslan. "American Writer Ernest Hemingway’s Life Style and Its Influence to Hiscreative Activity." Academia. Academia. Web. 10 Feb. 2016.3. "Ernest Hemingway Timeline." Shmoop. Shmoop. Web. 10 Feb. 2016.


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