Essays Tagged: "Krebs"

An analysis of Hemingway's style in Soldier's Home.

returning from war, but also a story of a commonplace struggle, portrayed through the eyes of young Krebs. This style of simplicity and implied meaning is a trademark of Ernest Hemingway, and is what ... y, and is what sets him apart from many other writers.I agree with those claiming that the story of Krebs is based of the life experience of young Ernest Hemingway. Mr. Hemingway was also a WWI vetera ...

(5 pages) 212 0 5.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemmingway's In Our Time - an essay comparing the lost generation and the people in Hemmingway's short stories.

d lead, by the main characters, one that deters them from actively participating in normal life. In Krebs' case, in "Soldier's Home," his inability to cope manifested itself in a general depression, a ... who is unable to deal, one who cannot adjust to life after the war, one who feels lost in his time.Krebs is perhaps the best example of this virtual and psychological alienation that many refer to as ...

(9 pages) 118 1 3.5 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Comparison and analsys on "Portable phonograph" by Walter Van Tilburg Clark and "Solder's Home" by Ernest Hemingway.

emingway must deal with survival after war. The war changes their lifestyles and personalities. Yet Krebs in Hemingway's story and Dr. Jenkins and the musician in Clark's work have experienced differe ... also the role they play during the war as soldiers or civilians and their environment after the war.Krebs goes to war when he is a college student who is always wearing exactly the same height and sty ...

(3 pages) 52 0 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Internet Sales Tax

ubstantial funding for our deficit. California is on track for a $35 billion dollar deficit in 2003(Krebs). In 2000, Governor Gray Davis vetoed a bill passed by the California Legislature to require o ... He said, "It's difficult to overstate the importance of California's participation in this project (Krebs)." Once states charge internet sales tax there would have to be a universal tax rate so people ...

(3 pages) 147 1 3.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Ernest Hemmingway's "Soldier Home" and O'brien's "How to tell a true war story"

o join the military. They wanted to fight for their country, and if they were willing to die for it Krebs, the main character in "Soldiers Home", had a nationalistic view before the World War I, and h ... ries is that the main characters were changed by the sight and horrific events of war. For example, Krebs could not even pray with his mother at the end of the story because he has lost faith in God. ...

(5 pages) 95 0 4.1 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway's "Soldier's Home".

ll too real in Ernest Hemingway's "Soldier's Home" (World). The main character of the story, Harold Krebs, has just returned home from a two-year stint in war-torn Germany. Through his brief tale of l ... him, no cheering crowds or tickertape parade to welcome home another soldier. In fact, "By the time Krebs returned to his home town in Oklahoma the greeting of heroes was over (Time 69)." It seems as ...

(6 pages) 244 3 4.6 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

Persuasive Essay on why cancer is preventable.

. This may be a drastic statement but I believe the facts will prove it is true.In 1952, Dr. Ernest Krebs proposed a theory that cancer was a deficiency disease, similar to scurvy. His theory was that ... , peach, apples and others.To prove a theory it must be tested scientifically. The best way for Dr. Krebs to prove his theory would be for thousands of people to eat a diet very high in vitamin B17 an ...

(3 pages) 83 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

This essay is about Ernest Hemingway's a Soldiers Home. includes a works cited

s nothing to do with the elderly, or institutions; rather, it tellsthe story of a young man, Harold Krebs, only recently returned fromWorld War I, who has moved back into his parents' house while hefi ... spite the fact thathis parents' comfortable, middle-class lifestyle used to feel like hometo Harold Krebs, it no longer does. Harold is not home; he has no homeat all. This is actually not an uncommon ...

(6 pages) 133 0 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Corporal Harold Krebs, US Marines, A Good Soldier Adjusts to Home

a part of his book of short stories, In Our Time (Meyer 152). The story talks about Corporal Harold Krebs, who, like Hemingway, volunteers for instead of being drafted into World War I. He volunteers ... r the Marines in 1917. A recruiting booklet for the Marines from that time lets us know what Harold Krebs might have read before volunteering. (History and Lore). The cover of the booklet is shown her ...

(10 pages) 51 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Soldier's Home" by Ernest Hemingway

dier faced after coming back from a traumatic experience.The main character in this story is Harold Krebs. Krebs had recently returned from World War I to move back into his parent's house, while he i ... o figure out what he wants to do with the rest of his life. An interesting characteristic to see in Krebs is how he reacts to the world around him, as he had to come back home from war. Krebs lived in ...

(6 pages) 47 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Ernest Hemingway

The Competitive Exclusion Principle: Gause's Principle, Effects of the Competitive Exclusion Principle

interference whereby animals keep others away from resources by fighting or by aggressive displays (Krebs & Davies, 1993). When exhibited between two different species it is called interspecific c ...

(4 pages) 28 0 4.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Ant Foraging

e nest. If it's warmer weather they can choose more of a protein type of food. (Stephens, D. W. and Krebs) Foragers of the ant tend to return to previously rewarding sites to search for food. The sear ... he pheromone trail they reinforce the trail by depositing new pheromone marks. (Stephens, D. W. and Krebs) Then they go to call other workers, large and small, to carry the food. Initially, the new qu ...

(4 pages) 17 0 5.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Soldier's Home

rom a small town, returning home after the war. The first paragraphs describe the young man, Harold Krebs and his boyhood home in rural Oklahoma. Almost immediately, the conflicts begin to surface. Th ... ce. The overwhelming irony in Hemingway?s tale is illustrated in the title ?Soldier?s Home? because Krebs?s does not feel like a soldier and he no longer has a home at all.Krebs?s had doubts about bei ...

(2 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Short Story Analyst - Soldier’s Home

I chose Hemingway?s ?Soldier?s Home,? to do my analysis. The story focuses on Harold Krebs, a young man that has just returned from war to a small, boring, mid western town. His parents ... ruction. Not only were the soldiers affected psychologically but also physically?(Enclopedia 1998). Krebs, by no means, will return to be the same person he was before the war. It seems as if his will ... be the same person he was before the war. It seems as if his will to live has faded away with time. Krebs has endured a lot of mental and emotion effects which has changed is view on life permanently. ...

(5 pages) 18 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Free Radicals and Oxidative Stress (in German)

freie Radikale erst einmal die DNA verändert, steigen altersbedingte Krankheiten wie Diabetes, Krebs, Arthritis, Alzheimer und Herzkrankheiten. Zur Armee des Körpers gegen die Angreifer geh& ...

(3 pages) 416 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Soldiers' War

truth, coping with one’s own mentality and entire persona, and returning back to society.“Krebs found that to be listened to at all he had to lie…” (Hemmingway, Pg.165) In order fo ... ard so much by the towns’ people that they became typical for them to hear, so the actualities Krebs was ready to share interested no one. (Hemmingway, Pg.165) “Last night, man, I had to mak ...

(4 pages) 10 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Similarities of “How to Tell a True War Story” by Ernest Hemingway and “A Soldier’s Home” by Tim O’Brien

ow that impact occurs. In Hemingway's "A Soldier's Home", the narrator describes a man named Harold Krebs that fought in World War I in Germany. In O'Brien's "How to Tell A True War Story", the narrat ... ed in "A Soldier's Home" had an underlying sad tone. Based off of the reading the main protagonist, Krebs, had a very emotionally difficult and stressful time during World War I in Germany. During his ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Jun/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays