The Red Badge of Courage and Other Works by Stephen Crane

The Red Badge of Courage and Other Works by Stephen Crane

by Stephen Crane
     
 

THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE follows the experiences of 19-year-old Henry Fleming, a recruit in the American Civil War. Fleming overcomes initial fears and shame for his cowardice through strength of will, determination, and effort. He eventually masters his shortcomings and becomes a hero on the battlefield.  See more details below

Overview

THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE follows the experiences of 19-year-old Henry Fleming, a recruit in the American Civil War. Fleming overcomes initial fears and shame for his cowardice through strength of will, determination, and effort. He eventually masters his shortcomings and becomes a hero on the battlefield.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940012314888
Publisher:
Halcyon Press Ltd.
Publication date:
03/21/2011
Series:
Halcyon Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
607 KB

Meet the Author

Stephen Crane (1871-1900) was an American realist writer and journalist. He began writing at the age of four, and after leaving school at the age of twenty, began a short career as a journalist and writer. He wrote THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE in 1895 but did not experience war first-hand until he covered the Spanish-American War in 1898. Crane died of tuberculosis at the age of 28.

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