Ernest Hemingway: The Greco Turkish War

1922

Steve Newman Writer

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“What Hemingway was writing was the blue print of all future war reporting...”

Poster from the period. Image: propertyturkey.com

On hearing of the further escalation of the Greco-Turkish War, The Toronto Star instructed Hemingway to get down there and follow the action, and he did, leaving Hadley behind in Paris. It was a bloody and vicious war and Hemingway described what he saw simply:

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