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Episode Clips

Mastering the Art of Nonfiction

Referring to himself as "Papa," Ernest Hemingway strived to be an expert on everything.

After Deadly Hurricane, Hemingway Asks: Who Killed the Vets?

After a hurricane killed 259 veterans, Hemingway took aim at the Roosevelt administration.

Hemingway's Call to Action During the Spanish Civil War

Ernest Hemingway returned to Spain to report on the Spanish Civil War.

Hemingway's Front Seat to the Spanish Civil War

Hemingway and Martha Gellhorn reported alongside each other during the Spanish Civil War.

Hemingway's Home in Cuba, the Finca Vigía

In 1939, Hemingway returned to Havana, Cuba and bought the Finca Vigía with Martha.

The End of Ernest and Pauline Hemingway's Marriage

On Sept. 3, 1939, Ernest Hemingway told Pauline he was leaving her for Martha Gellhorn.

Sen. John McCain on His Hero from 'For Whom the Bell Tolls'

Senator John McCain discusses his hero Robert Jordan of "For Whom the Bell Tolls."

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Spanish Version | The Avatar (1929-1944)

Tras alcanzar la fama, Hemingway hace un reportaje sobre la Guerra Civil española.

Spanish Version | The Blank Page (1944-1961)

Hemingway publica "El viejo y el mar", pero el deterioro de su estado mental lo supera.

The Blank Page (1944-1961)

Hemingway writes The Old Man and the Sea but is overcome by mental illness.

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