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  1. Jay Gatsby And The American Dr
    in The Great Gatsby, for Jay, the dream is that through wealth and power, one can acquire happiness and lost love. To get this happiness Jay Gatsby must reach into...
  2. The Great Gatsby- Jay Gatsby v
    The coarse and playful Jay Gatsby who throws wild parties and spends lavishly on friends and strangers doesn't hold as much reality as the quiet Gatsby who dreams of...
  3. Caharacter Analysis Jay Gatsby
    By: Mickey Mantle  Willy Loman - Jay Gatsby: The Pursuit of the American Dream Scott Fitzgerald, author of The Great Gatsby, and Arthur Miller, author of...
  4. Jay Gatsby Shattered Dreams
    F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby is a tragic tale of love distorted by obsession. Finding himself in the city of New York, Jay Gatsby is a loyal and devoted...
  5. Jay Gatsby And Dick Diver
    where freedom and liberty come above all else, is failing herself. In Jay Gatsby and Dick Diver F. Scott Fitzgerald has presented us with tow men who should...
  6. The Great Gatsby - Jay Gatsby's Greatness
    The greatness of an individual can be defined in terms far beyond tangible accomplishments. In F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic American novel, The Great Gatsby, Jay Gatsby’s greatness comes from his need to experience success and his will to...
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  7. Comparision Of Duddy Kravitz And Jay Gatsby
    Mordecai Richler’s The Apprenticeship of Duddy Kravitz certainly provides a stark contrast to F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. While Fitzgerald epitomizes descriptive writing techniques, Richler is far more reserved and subtle in terms...
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  8. Jay Gatsby’s Greatness
    Many great American novels such as The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald interest us. Many readers could relate to this novel in plentiful ways such as how life sometimes can be so complicated. In the novel The Great Gatsby, Gatsby, who is the...
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  9. Gatsby's Pursuit Of The American Dream
    into the past to have and for which he must revive and old dream. Jay Gatsby, the central figure of the the story, is one character who longs for the past...
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  10. The Great Gatsby
    by Mr. Wilson as the car that Jay Gatsby was driving that night, which was result of the death of Mr. Jay Gatsby by no other than the man that looked...
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  11. Great Gatsby
    The Great Gatsby was written by F. Scott Fitzgerald, published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, and copyrighted in 1925. The book takes place mostly in a small town near New York known as West Egg during the 1920’s. <br /> One of the main...
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  12. An Analysis Of Gatsby’s Success And Failure
    An Analysis of Gatsby’s Success and Failure<br /> Summary: Why Gatsby failed to achieve Daisy? To some extent, it may be a tragedy of society and Jay Gatsby’s fault. He was born and grew up in an era of decayed social and moral value. Further...
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  13. The Great Gatsby : Nick Carraway’s Perception
    Every character in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel, The Great Gatsby, holds significant symbolic meaning, but none support the theme of Easterners compared to Westerners as wholly as Nick Carraway. In an impartial manner, Nick narrates and states his...
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  14. The Causes On Gatsby's Trgedy
    The Causes of Gatsby’s Tragedy 3.1 Social reality leading to his failure and tragedy The central object of The Great Gatsby is clearly Gatsby himself, a much...
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  15. Themes In The Great Gatsby
    The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald Like Fitzgerald, Nick Gatsby is a young man from Minnesota, educated at an Ivy League school, who moves to New York after...
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  16. Great Gatsby
    Taylor McDonald Mrs. Zinsitz English III- 1 19 Feb 2010 Gatsby “Great” or “Not” Jay Gatsby is a man of many characteristics. He has a good and a bad side to him...
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  17. The Great Gatsby
    1)1. American dream is a kind of ideality and aspiration of achieving richness, free belief, and new political ideas since the Europeans immigrated to the North America. It...
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  18. The Great Gatsby: The American Dream
    The intricate novel based on the American dream, The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald, explains many facets of how the American dream is not as wonderful as it seems...
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  19. Is Jay Gatsby Tragic?
    not happen. But in the backwards world that Jay Gatsby lives in, it is perfectly normal. In conclusion, Jay Gatsby is excessive in many aspects of his life. His...
  20. Nick Carraway - Biased Narrator Of The Great Gatsby
    Nick Carraway – Biased Narrator of The Great Gatsby Is Nick a reliable narrator? Consider discussing his observations of any two or three Gatsby, Daisy, Tom and/or...
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  21. Jay Gatsby
    Jay Gatsby This book is called The Great Gatsby. The character that I chose from this book is Jay Gatsby. Jay Gatsby an extremely rich man who lives in a giant...
  22. The Great Gatsby
    Traditionally, Americans have sought to realise the American dream of success, fame and wealth through thrift and hard work. However, the industrialisation of the 19th and...
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  23. Great Gatsby
    The Great Gatsby Choose a novel or short story in which the writer’s method of narration (such as first person narrative, diary from, journal...) plays a significant part...
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  24. Gatsby
    The only question with wealth is what you do with it. - John D. Rockefeller When you lack money, that is a problem. When you have too much money, that also creates problems...
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  25. Gatsby
    An anonymous person once said “Literature opens a dark window on the soul, revealing more about what is bad in human nature than what is good”. Literature can cause and take...
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  26. Comparing Jay Gatsby And Tom Buchanan
    in the end and Gatsby was killed, Nick Carraway knew all that was true and believed in Gatsbys' goal and dreams. It is true that Jay Gatsby and Tom Buchanan led...
  27. The Great Gatsby
    : Daisy In The Great Gatsby, the character of Daisy Buchanan has many examples that revealed an unhappy life and a way to endure it by being selfish, cold...
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  28. The Exposé Of Heroism Through Jay Gatsby
    common in most people. In The Great Gatsby, by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the hero and protagonist proves to be Jay Gatsby, a single-minded, successful, yet imperfect man...
  29. Bound By His Origins: An Analysis Of Jay Gatsby
    Fitzgerald's novel, The Great Gatsby, Jay Gatsby is a character bound by his origins. The proof of this can be found throughout the novel; Gatsby is a liar. He is...
  30. American Liffestyles In The Great Gatsby
    The Great Gatsby Symbolism, Imagery & Allegory Sometimes, there’s more to Lit than meets the eye. Gatsby’s "books" An owl-eyed man at a Gatsby party sits in awe in...
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