Jack Hemingway

Jack Hemingway

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John "Jack" Hadley Nicanor Hemingway was an American writer and conservationist. He was born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, the only child of American writer Ernest Hemingway's marriage to his first wife Hadley Richardson. He would later gain two half-brothers from Hemingway's second marriage. Jack was named for his mother and a noted Spanish matador Nicanor Villalta y Serris, whom his father had grown to admire in the year of Jack's birth. Nicknamed "Bumby," Hemingway spent his early years in Paris, France, and the Austrian Alps. Gertrude Stein and her partner, Alice B. Toklas, were his godparents. He served in World War II as a member of the Office of Strategic Services, a United States wartime intelligence agency formed during World War II-and the predecessor of the Central Intelligence Agency-working specifically with the French Resistanceshow more

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  • Paperback | 176 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 268g
  • Culp Press
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136581086
  • 9786136581088