Definition of Stephen Crane from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


Stephen Crane

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(1871-1900) a US journalist who wrote poems and realistic novels. His most famous novel is The Red Badge of Courage (1895) about a frightened soldier who finds courage in the American Civil War. Crane went to live in England in 1897 but died three years later at the age of 28.