By Ernest Hemingway
Within the fall of 1948, Ernest Hemingway made his first prolonged stopover at to Italy in thirty years. His reacquaintance with Venice, a urban he enjoyed, supplied the muse for Across the River and into the Trees, the tale of Richard Cantwell, a war-ravaged American colonel stationed in Italy on the shut of the second one global battle, and his love for a tender Italian countess. A poignant, bittersweet homage to like that overpowers cause, to the resilience of the human spirit, and to the worldweary good looks and majesty of Venice, Across the River and into the Trees stands as Hemingway's assertion of defiance in keeping with the nice dehumanizing atrocities of the second one global warfare. Hemingway's final full-length novel released in his lifetime, it moved John O'Hara in The long island occasions publication Review to name him "the most vital writer when you consider that Shakespeare."
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19. The term Staatssekretär (plural: Staatssekretäre) remains throughout in its German form, as the literal translation – ‘state secretary’ or ‘secretary of state’ – denotes a position in the British civil service a rank higher (the equivalent of the German Minister). , permanent secretaries. The term Unterstaatssekretär, denoting the deputy of the Staatssekretär, also remains in German throughout. The same applies to other government, NSDAP or SS ranks, though not to military ranks or positions in the occupied territories.
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