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Interactive video lesson plan for: Mini BIO - Ernest Hemingway

Activity overview:

Watch a short video biography about Ernest Hemingway's life and work, including his service as an ambulance driver during WWI, his novels "A Farewell to Arms" and "The Old Man and the Sea," his years in Key West, and his suicide in 1961.

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Ernest Hemingway was one of the most important writers of the 20th Century. His brief writing style in his novels "A Farewell to Arms," "The Sun Also Rises," and "The Old Man and the Sea" changed literature forever.

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