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A Subtle Slide towards Commitment: Frederick Henry's Identity in A Farewell to Arms


  • Niclas Martinsson

Summary, in English

This essay endeavours to define Frederick Henry's identity, how his detached persona is affected by his experience and his love for Catherine, and finally tries to answer who he has become by the end of the novel.


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Student publication for Bachelor's degree


  • Languages and Literatures


  • Ernest Hemingway
  • Identity in literature
  • identitet i litteraturen
  • Frederick Henry
  • A Farewell to Arms
  • World War One in literature
  • första världskriget i litteraturen
  • Catherine Rinaldi
  • Priests in literature
  • Katolska präster i litteraturen
  • English language and literature
  • Engelska (språk och litteratur)


  • Cecilia Wadsö-Lecaros