In the Firing Line in the First World War
Biography chronicling Hemingway’s volunteer service with the ambulance corps on the Italian front, wounding at Fossalta, and recuperation in Milan where he met Agnes von Kurowsky, the inspiration for Catherine Barkley of A Farewell to Arms. Quotes liberally from Hemingway’s writings, including poetry, novels, short fiction, and letters. Features eight black-and-white photographs. In English and Italian.