Guy Montag Is A Fireman In His World, Where Television Rules And Literature Is On The Brink Of Extinction, Firemen Start Fires Rather Than Put Them Out His Job Is To Destroy The Most Illegal Of Commodities, The Printed Book, Along With The Houses In Which They Are Hidden.Montag Never Questions The Destruction And Ruin His Actions Produce, Returning Each Day To His Bland Life And Wife, Mildred, Who Spends All Day With Her Television Family But Then He Meets An Eccentric Young Neighbor, Clarisse, Who Introduces Him To A Past Where People Did Not Live In Fear And To A Present Where One Sees The World Through The Ideas In Books Instead Of The Mindless Chatter Of Television.When Mildred Attempts Suicide And Clarisse Suddenly Disappears, Montag Begins To Question Everything He Has Ever Known.
Ray Douglas Bradbury, American novelist, short story writer, essayist, playwright, screenwriter and poet, was born August 22, 1920 in Waukegan, Illinois He graduated from a Los Angeles high school in 1938 Although his formal education ended there, he became a student of life, selling newspapers on L.A street corners from 1938 to 1942, spending his nights in the public library and his days at
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