The Breaking Point

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The Breaking Point

Hemingway, Dos Passos, and the Murder of Jose Robles

By Stephen Koch

Counterpoint, Paperback, 9781582432816, 320pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2006

Both a biographical portrait and history-in-miniature, "The Breaking Point" explores the time Ernest Hemingway and John Dos Passos shared in the Spanish Civil War, an ideological adventure that brought their literary rivalry to the breaking point.