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The Killers

The Killers


by Ernest Hemingway

The Killers: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What is condemned? -> War
2. From people to buildings, you can't trust what you see. Which theme is this? -> Hate
3. The criminality we see is of the -> 1930's New York Mafia
4. What has a lot to do with action? -> Love
5. This is a classic loss of _____ story. -> Isolation