Terribly injured in World War I, Jake Barnes finds solace in the shell-shocked immorality of the so-called "lost generation" in this, Hemingway's acclaimed first novel. This study aid includes dramatic readings, a detailed narrative guide to the novel, critical analysis, and an introduction to the Europe of Hemingway's day. Author Robert Murray is director of the Writing Center at Rutgers College and a lecturer at Princeton University. Narrator Frank Dwyer is the literary manager for the Mark Taper Forum, where he also directs. This guide is part of the A+ AUDIO series from Time Warner, an innovative set of study materials that will help you to better understand, appreciate, and enjoy great works of literature. Look for other A+ titles from Audible in the Education section of Personal Development.