Wounds in the Rain ePub download
by Stephen Crane
- ISBN: 1407604198
- ISBN13: 978-1407604190
- ePub: 1563 kb | FB2: 1818 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Genre Fiction
- Publisher: HardPress (August 7, 2008)
- Pages: 356
- Rating: 4.3/5
- Votes: 668
- Format: lrf txt doc mbr
Stephen Crane was born November 1, 1871 in Newark New Jersey.
Stephen Crane was born November 1, 1871 in Newark New Jersey. He was the eight surviving child out of fourteen. Incredibly he began writing at the age of four and was published several times by the age of sixteen. He only began full time school when he was nine but quickly mastered the grades needed and moved forward. Wounds In The Rain and other short stories display once again the glories and riches of that talent.
Wounds in the Rain book. Stephen Crane was an American novelist, poet and journalist, best known for the novel The Red Badge of Courage. That work introduced the reading world to Crane's striking prose, a mix of impressionism, naturalism and symbolism. He died at age 28 in Badenweiler, Baden, Germany. Books by Stephen Crane. Mor. rivia About Wounds in the Rain.
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War Stories" is the laconic sub-title of Wounds in the Rain
War Stories" is the laconic sub-title of Wounds in the Rain. It was not war on a grand scale that Crane saw in the Spanish-American complication, in which he participated as a war correspondent; no such war as the recent horror. But the occasions for personal heroism were no fewer than always, and the opportunities for the exercise of such powers of trained and appreciative understanding and sympathy as Crane possessed, were abundant.
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In any case, I downloaded Wounds in the Rain along with a bunch of other classics. I'm glad I did. Despite the ghastly title, and the fact that the stories are unsurprisingly all about war, this is an excellent collection. Virtually all told from the perspective of a correspondent reporting on the Cuban war of independence, the stories are moving, funny, and grim in turn. They all carry a pretty clear message (war is awful), but it's not heavy handed, and the stories are not solely about that
It takes a book like Stephen Crane's Wounds in the Rain, published by Frederick A. Stokes & C. (New York) to revive in us memories of imperishable deeds done by the United States naval and land forces.
It takes a book like Stephen Crane's Wounds in the Rain, published by Frederick A. It seems safe to predict that the book will have a great sale, not only because of its inherent interest, but because it is the last book the public is to receive from Stephen Crane, owing to his untimely death. The present volume is made up of stories and sketches of the war in Cuba collected from the various magazines in which they appeared
Eleven stories of war by the author of The Red Badge of Courage. Stephen Crane was an American author. He is recognized by modern critics as one of the most innovative writers of his generation
Eleven stories of war by the author of The Red Badge of Courage. He is recognized by modern critics as one of the most innovative writers of his generation. Crane's writing is characterized by vivid intensity, distinctive dialects, and irony. Common themes involve fear, spiritual crises and social isolation. His writing made a deep impression on 20th-century writers, most prominent among them Ernest Hemingway, and is thought to have inspired the Modernists and the Imagists.