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By Ambrose Bierce

ISBN-10: 1975822048

ISBN-13: 9781975822040

"An prevalence at Owl Creek Bridge", a quick tale by way of American writer Ambrose Bierce, is "one of the main well-known and regularly anthologized tales in American literature".[1] initially released via The San Francisco Examiner on July thirteen, 1890, it was once first amassed in Bierce's 1891 booklet stories of infantrymen and Civilians. the tale is determined through the American Civil battle, within which Bierce himself used to be a soldier.
"An incidence" is popular for its abnormal time series and twist finishing. Bierce's narrative, discarding linear series, and adopting the protagonist's internal adventure, is an early employment of circulate of awareness. Calling it "the maximum American brief story", writer Kurt Vonnegut additional, "It is not remotely political. it's a perfect instance of yank genius, like 'Sophisticated girl' via Duke Ellington or the Franklin stove."

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Download e-book for iPad: An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce

"An incidence at Owl Creek Bridge", a quick tale through American writer Ambrose Bierce, is "one of the main recognized and regularly anthologized tales in American literature". [1] initially released by means of The San Francisco Examiner on July thirteen, 1890, it used to be first accrued in Bierce's 1891 ebook stories of infantrymen and Civilians.

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