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Who Was Ambrose Bierce?

  1. PhoenixV profile image75
    PhoenixVposted 4 years ago

    Who Was Ambrose Bierce?

    What is a biography of Ambrose Bierce?

  2. Doc Snow profile image94
    Doc Snowposted 4 years ago

    Ambrose Bierce was an American writer, journalist and printer, perhaps most famous for "The Devil's Dictionary," a concentrated dose of satiric cynicism.  Associated in later life with the California literary scene, he disappeared in mysterious circumstances in the early years of the twentieth century.

    That's off the top of my head; for more detail, Google!

  3. Dr. Haddox profile image81
    Dr. Haddoxposted 4 years ago

    He was born 1846. He died in 1913. He was a lifelong asthmatic. He fought in the American Civil War, and sustained a shot to the head. He was a writer also.
    Dr. Haddox

  4. RAHAR profile image73
    RAHARposted 4 years ago

    He was an American editorialist, journalist, short story writer,and satirist. He wrote the short story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" and compiled a satirical lexicon The Devil's Dictionary. Bierce was known to encourage younger writers,

    His style often embraces an abrupt beginning, dark imagery, vague references to time, limited descriptions, impossible events and the theme of war.

  5. Patty Inglish, MS profile image94
    Patty Inglish, MSposted 4 years ago

    What became of the mysterious man, who at the age of 70 years, decided to revisit the Civil War battlefields of his youth? Was he involved in the Mexican Revolt? How did he know the Baron of Arizona? read more