A Separate Peace by John Knowles

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For A Separate Peace, discuss the book's title. Why do you think the author chose this? Create an alternative title and explain what makes this a possibility by providing examples from the story.

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The novel's title evokes several ideas about "peace" and the ways that it can separate or unite people. Because the book takes place during the World War II, the strong contrast of peace and war is one of the most striking aspects of the author's choice of this...

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