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  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" or "A Dead Mans Dream" is a short story by American author Ambrose Bierce (1842–1913). Originally published by The San Francisco Examiner in 1890, it was first collected in Bierce's 1891 book Tales of Soldiers and Civilians. The story, which is set during the Civil War, is famous for its irregular time sequence and twist ending. It is Bierce's most anthologized story. Set during the American Civil War, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" is the story of Peyton Farquhar, a Confederate sympathizer condemned t...

    • ASIN: B07X9MWV7T

  • An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge

    Ambrose Bierce’s haunting 1890 short story An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge has a modern twist ending that never gets old. The narrative concerns the final thoughts of a Southern planter as he is being hanged by Union soldiers. In the brief period between the tightening of the noose and the actual breaking of his neck, something happens. The rope breaks and the man escapes. Or the man imagines he escapes. Which is it?"…[the] greatest American short story… flawless... American genius."- Kurt Vonnegut.*Includes biograph of Ambrose Bierce....

    • ASIN: 1514678322

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek


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  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" or "A Dead Mans Dream" is a short story by American author Ambrose Bierce (1842–1913). Originally published by The San Francisco Examiner in 1890, it was first collected in Bierce's 1891 book Tales of Soldiers and Civilians. The story, which is set during the Civil War, is famous for its irregular time sequence and twist ending. It is Bierce's most anthologized story. Set during the American Civil War, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" is the story of Peyton Farquhar, a Confederate sympathizer condemned t...

    • ASIN: B07XDB435X

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge and Other Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)

    Ambrose Bierce wrote stories so dramatically different from those of his contemporaries that they hardly seem like they were written in the nineteenth century. These original and innovative tales, most of which appeared in the 1880s and 1890s, constitute 23 examples of his best and most characteristic short fiction: anti-war satires that underscore the barbarism and futility of bloodshed; horror stories with a keenly ironic edge; and sardonic "tall tales" of the Old West.The American Civil War was the defining experience of Bierce's life, and t...

    • ASIN: 0486466574
    • Brand: Bierce, Ambrose

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" (1890) is a short story by the American writer and Civil War veteran Ambrose Bierce. Described as "one of the most famous and frequently anthologized stories in American literature", it was originally published by The San Francisco Examiner on July 13, 1890, and was first collected in Bierce's book Tales of Soldiers and Civilians (1891). The story, which is set during the American Civil War, is known for its irregular time sequence and twist ending. Bierce's abandonment of strict linear narration in favor of ...

    • ASIN: B07XF835SB

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge (Annotated)

    "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" or "A Dead Man's Dream" is a short story, which is set during the Civil War, is famous for its irregular time sequence and twist ending. Bierce's abandonment of strict linear...

    • ASIN: 1077133189

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" or "A Dead Mans Dream" is a short story by American author Ambrose Bierce (1842–1913). Originally published by The San Francisco Examiner in 1890, it was first collected in Bierce's 1891 book Tales of Soldiers and Civilians. The story, which is set during the Civil War, is famous for its irregular time sequence and twist ending. It is Bierce's most anthologized story. Set during the American Civil War, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" is the story of Peyton Farquhar, a Confederate sympathizer condemned t...

    • ASIN: B07XH5Q6V2

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce

    • ASIN: B07XG7DZV2

  • An Occurence At Owl Creek Bridge And Selected Stories

    The preparations being complete, the two private soldiers stepped aside and each drew away the plank upon which he had been standing. The sergeant turned to the captain, saluted and placed himself immediately behind that officer, who in turn moved apart one pace. These movements left the condemned man and the sergeant standing on the two ends of the same plank, which spanned three of the cross-ties of the bridge. The end upon which the civilian stood almost, but not quite, reached a fourth. This plank had been held in place by the weight of the...

    • ASIN: 1081931205

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    Peyton Farquhar, a confederate sympathizer, stands to be hanged for his role in a plot to demolish Owl Creek Bridge. As he awaits death, Farquhar considers the possibility of escape—the chances of slipping his bonds, swimming to safety, and returning to his family. “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” recounts the final moments before Farquhar is hanged, exploring the feelings of a man facing his death, and the close relationship between life and death.Known for both its irregular time sequence and its surprising ending, “An Occurrence a...

    • ASIN: B07XD4MXCW

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    The condemned man stands on a bridge, his hands bound behind his back. A noose is tied around his neck. In a moment he will meet his fate: DEATH BY HANGING. There is no escape. Or is there? Find out in . . . An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge.This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery....

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  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

    An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge by Ambrose Bierce

    • ASIN: B076BLV9SK

  • An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge

    Complete and unabridged.

    • ASIN: 1731557000

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge: by Ambrose Bierce


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  • The Best Of Ambrose Bierce: The Damned Thing + An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge + The Devil's Dictionary + Chickamauga (4 Classics in 1 Book) - eBook

    This carefully crafted ebook: "The Best Of Ambrose Bierce: The Damned Thing + An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge + The Devil's Dictionary + Chickamauga (4 Classics in 1 Book)" is formatted for your eReader

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  • Ambrose Bierce: The Complete Supernatural Stories (50+ tales of horror and mystery: The Willows, The Damned Thing, An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, The Boarded Window...) - eBook

    Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) was an american editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist and satirist. Bierce employed a distinctive style of writing, especially in his stories. This style often embraces an abrupt beginning, dark imagery, vague

    • UPC: 129041065
    • Rating: 3.5

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge and Other Stories

    This modestly priced volume includes 23 stories in all -- many of Bierce's best, from the Civil War classic "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" to the renowned horror tale "The Moonlit

    • UPC: 8249366
    • Rating: 3.0

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - Audiobook

    An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge' is a short story by American author Ambrose Bierce. It is one of the best classic tales filled with detail and vision. This story inspires the imagination, then provides

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    • Rating: 3.0

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - eBook

    An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge opens with the story's hero, Peyton Farquhar, hanging bound from a bridge, awaiting hanging. Farquhar is a Confederate sympathizer in the American Civil War and has been brought to

    • UPC: 933404471
    • Rating: 4.286

  • Tales of Soldiers and Civilians (26 Stories: includes Chickamauga + An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge + The Mocking-Bird) - eBook

    This carefully crafted ebook: "Tales of Soldiers and Civilians (26 Stories: includes Chickamauga + An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge + The Mocking-Bird)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of

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    • Rating: 4.0

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - eBook

    Short story by Ambrose Bierce, published in 1891 in Tales of Soldiers and Civilians, a collection that in 1898 was revised, enlarged, and retitled In the Midst of Life. The narrative concerns the final thoughts

    • UPC: 129742028
    • Rating: 4.286

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - eBook

    "An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge" was originally published by the in 1890 it is set during the American Civil War. It is the story of Peyton Farquhar, a Confederate sympathizer condemned to death by

    • UPC: 960984028
    • Rating: 4.286

  • The Best of Ambrose Bierce (Annotated) Including: The Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, The Devil's Dictionary, and That Damned Thing - eBook

    Ambrose Bierce was an American author and short story writer. He wrote the short story An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge and compiled a satirical lexicon, The Devil's Dictionary. His vehemence as a critic, his

    • UPC: 319896764

  • An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge - eBook

    A man stood upon a railroad bridge in northern Alabama, looking down into the swift water twenty feet below. The man’s hands were behind his back, the wrists bound with a cord. A rope closely

    • UPC: 367098161

  • "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" Ambrose Bierce audio book ― Chilling Tales for Dark Nights

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