"The Great Gatsby" Book Review by CalDR

"The Great Gatsby"
Discusses Gatsby's infatuation with the character Daisy in F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel.
# 29905 | 650 words | 1 source | MLA | 2002 | US
Published on Aug 17, 2003 in Literature (American) , English (Analysis)

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"The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald, illustrates the brutal power of obsession when it is allowed to go unchecked. Through his dynamic character, Jay Gatsby, Fitzgerald illustrates how one man can bring on his own demise. One of Gatsby?s most unforgettable characteristics is his fascination with Daisy. His infatuation with her mirrors his infatuation with money, both of which are the two forces that prevent him from achieving his greatness as a human being. This paper examines Gatsby?s obsession with Daisy and how it consumed him and eventually destroyed his life.

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