Ready Reference Treatise: The Red Badge of Courage
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Chapter 1: Introduction
Stephen Crane is highly regarded as a writer of novels and stories in the English speaking world, especially in United Kingdom. He was born in the year 1871, in Newark, New Jersey, in the United States of America.
Crane was the fourteenth child of a very religious family. His parents were highly devoted Methodists. Right from his childhood, Stephen Crane was rebellious by nature and instead of going the religious way; he took to preparing for a career as a professional baseball player.