The Evolution of the Character of Pilar in Ernest Hemingway’s “For Whom The Bell Tolls”

A 7 page paper which charts the evolution of the character of Pilar in Ernest Hemingway’s 1940 novel, 'For Whom The Bell Tolls,' to analyze what the author was attempting to accomplish with this strong female character, and how she reflected Hemingway himself.

“For Whom the Bell Tolls” by Hemingway

A 3 page annotated bibliography of sorts on Ernest Hemingway’s “For Whom the Bell Tolls.” Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Compare and Contrast “For Whom the Bell Tolls” and “Hills Like White Elephants”

This 4 page paper discusses two works by Ernest Hemingway, the novel “For Whom the Bell Tolls” and the short story “Hills Like White Elephants.” Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Narrative Structure in For Whom the Bell Tolls by Hemingway

A 4 page paper which follows the narrative structure of Ernest Hemingway’s novel For Whom the Bell Tolls. No additional sources cited.

Hemingway and War

A 5 page research paper that examines how Hemingway's own war experiences affected his novels A Farewell to Arms, For Whom the Bell Tolls, and Across the River and into the Trees. The writer argues that the first two books reflect Hemingway's experience in the Spanish Civil War and World War I, but that the WWII novel is derived solely from research and not from Hemingway's personal war experience. Bibliography lists 10 sources.

Hemingway/A Farewell to Arms, the Hemingway Hero

A 5 page research paper that examines Hemingway's characterization of Frederic Henry as a "Hemingway hero." The writer argues that Frederic personifies Hemingway's concept of heroism and also relates this to Hemingway's era. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Ernest Hemingway's 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' / Use of Characterization

A 6 page research paper that examines Hemingway's use of characterization to broaden the scope and breadth of the novel's setting and time frame. The writer demonstrates that the complex nature of Spanish society is shown via the presence of a varied cast of minor characters that also contribute to the reader's understanding of the protagonist. Bibliography lists 13 sources.

Ernest Hemingway's 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' / Hemingway's Loneliness

A 5 page overview of the underlying theme of loneliness and self deception in the characters of 'For Whom the Bell Tolls'. Associates these characteristics as being reminiscent of Hemingway himself. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Hemingway’s Code Hero: Robert in “For Whom the Bell Tolls”

A 5 page paper which examines the Hemingway code hero as it relates to the character of Robert in “For Whom the Bell Tolls.” Bibliography lists 6 sources.

Ernest Hemingway -- Americans as Nonconformists in “A Man of the World” and “Hills Like White Elephants”

This 5 page report discusses two of Ernest Hemingway’s short stories in terms of how they serve as an example of an American as a rebel rather than a conformist. The writing produced by Ernest Hemingway was in itself an act of rebellion that personifies the unique character of how Americans want or believe they should be perceived -- brash, self-sufficient, able to move beyond what most people would presumably consider personal setbacks, even the ability to detach one’s self from personal tragedy and see it in a humorous light. Bibliography lists 3 sources.

Hemingway/A Farewell to Arms

A 5 page essay that offers a case study on author Ernest Hemingway, focusing on A Farewell to Arms as being exemplary of Hemingway's work. The writer discusses the Hemingway style; the plot, mood, etc. of A Farewell to Arms; and also a short evaluation of the influence of Hemingway's fiction on the writers that came after him. No additional sources cited.


This 7 page paper discusses the short story Hills Like White Elephants by Ernest Hemingway. The story is analyzed from a male/female perspective on the topic of abortion. Examples are given from text, quoted and cited. The story analyzes symbolism, setting, characterization and language. Bibliography lists 5 sources.

Reflections of Ernest Hemingway’s Life in His Works

In six pages this paper examines how Ernest Hemingway’s characteristics are represented in the similar characterizations featured in his novels and short stories. Nine sources are listed in the bibliography.

Literary Analysis of Ernest Hemingway's Short Story, "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber"

A 6 page paper which analyzes Ernest Hemingway's short story, "The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber," in terms of narrative technique, narrative voice characterization, imagery, symbolism, and use of dialogue and descriptive details. Bibliography lists 2 sources.

Ernest Hemingway's "A Farewell To Arms"

10 pages in length. Ernest Hemingway placed himself in all of his works; however, it can readily be argued that none were as personal as A Farewell To Arms. The poignant love story set in the backdrop of World War I is more of an autobiography of the author's own war experience than it is a work of fiction. The writer discusses plot, characterization and underlying themes. Bibliography lists 11 sources.