The Second Generation, by Stephen Crane

Stephen Crane, author of The Red Badge of Courage, wrote several short stories for the Post. One of them, "The Second Generation", was written to commemorate the second anniversary of the Spanish-American War.

American soldiers in the trenches during the Spanish-American War

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Stephen Crane, author of The Red Badge of Courage, wrote several short stories for the Post. One of them, “The Second Generation”, was written to commemorate the second anniversary of the Spanish-American War.

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