The Two Great American Writers Who Met at War

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Literary legends Ernest Hemingway and J.D. Salinger met more than once in the middle of World War II.

He had struggled to find the time and the will to write during the early months of the war, but after meeting Hemingway he redoubled his efforts, writing in foxholes and whenever he had the opportunity. Salinger “used writing … to see him through as a sort of self-therapy...

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