“War is a crime. Ask the infantry and ask the dead.”
Ernest Hemingway (1899 to 1961)
Ernest Miller Hemingway was an American novelist and short-story writer, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954.
He was noted both for the intense masculinity of his writing and for his adventurous and widely publicised life.
His succinct and lucid prose style exerted a powerful influence on American and British fiction in the 20th century.