The Old Man And The Sea

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Harper Collins, Feb 14, 2012 - Fiction - 127 pages
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Santiago, an old Cuban fisherman, has gone 84 days without catching a fish. Confident that his bad luck is at an end, he sets off alone, far into the Gulf Stream, to fish. Santiago’s faith is rewarded, and he quickly hooks a marlin…a marlin so big he is unable to pull it in and finds himself being pulled by the giant fish for two days and two nights.

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User Review  - Jeskah - Goodreads

(3.5 stars) Spoilers ahead! "First you borrow. Then you beg." The Old Man and the Sea describes the journey in the ocean Santiago, otherwise known as "old man" undergoes when he encounters on a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Andy Jeong - Goodreads

The Old Man and The Sea is a novel written by Ernest Hemingway about a old fisher going out into the sea and his journey of catching a large marlin. While reading this story, I personally could not ... Read full review

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Ernest Hemingway (1899-1961) was one of the twentieth century's most important novelists, as well as a brilliant short story writer and foreign correspondent. His body of work includes the novels A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and The Sun Also Rises. He won the Pulitzer Prize for his novella The Old Man and the Sea, and in 1954 was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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