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 (hĕm′ĭng-wā′), Ernest Miller 1899-1961.
American writer. A World War I ambulance driver, journalist, and expatriate in Paris during the 1920s, he wrote short stories and novels, such as The Sun Also Rises (1926) and The Old Man and the Sea (1952), that concern courageous, lonely characters and are marked by his terse literary style. He won the 1954 Nobel Prize for literature.
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(Biography) Ernest. 1899–1961, US novelist and short-story writer. His novels include The Sun Also Rises (1926), A Farewell to Arms (1929), For Whom the Bell Tolls (1940), and The Old Man and the Sea (1952): Nobel prize for literature 1954
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Ernest (Miller), 1899–1961, U.S. novelist, short-story writer, and journalist: Nobel prize 1954.
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Noun1.Hemingway - an American writer of fiction who won the Nobel prize for literature in 1954 (1899-1961)
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