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    Farhenheit 451 Guy Montag

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    Guy Montag: The Burning Rebellion In class we read the book Fahrenheit 451. The main character Montag has several qualities that change his views and decisions throughout the book. In the beginning of the story Montag was very confirmative and just went along with everything the government and didn’t really question anything but by the end of the book he was completely different. He had changed his views completely. One reason that motivated Montag to change so drastically was his curiosity. This

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    Guy Montag

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    Throughout the novel Fahrenheit 451, Guy Montag goes from a relatively "typical" fireman to a man on the run. In the story, Guy meets his seventeen year old neighbor Clarisse McClellan, she questions Montag about his life now and the life he has always lived. Near the start of the book Clarisse asks Montag, "Are you happy?" Clarisse's question influenced Montag in many ways, causing him to wonder about his life. After speaking with Clarisse, Montag starts thinking about his wife, Mildred, and whether

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    Montag as Hero in Fahrenheit 451 Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 was first published in 1933, and its story entails a futuristic world in the middle of a nuclear war. The totalitarian government of this future forbids its people from reading or taking a part in other acts that involve individual thinking. The law against reading is, presumably, fairly new, and the government is faced with the enormous task of destroying all of its citizens' books. This disposal of books is the profession of

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    Guy Montag is a fireman in charge of burning books. A gentle young girl named Clarisse McClellan opens his eyes to the emptiness of his life with her innocently penetrating questions and peculiar love of people and nature. After his wife Mildred attempts suicide without even realizing what she is doing, after he witnesses an old woman let herself be burned with her books, and after he hears that Clarisse has been killed by a speeding car, Montag searches for solutions to his rising dissatisfaction

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    Guy Montag Analysis

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    The Hearth and the Salamander -Guy Montag= fireman but in a future world, occupation sets things on fire and burns things down, he feels great pleasures burning things and seeing how they change -uniform: helmet with 451 on it (temperature at which paper burns) black uniform with a salamander on the arm and a phoenix disk on his chest -he is walking home from work and feels some sort of presence near him which turns out to be an unusual 17 year old named Clarisse McCellan his new neighbor -she

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    From all outward appearances, Guy Montag is content in his job as a fireman in the 24th century town in which he lives. He has learned to accept that his society is dictatorial, expressly forbidding its citizens from reading or possessing books or seeking any other intellectual self-improvement. Montag has even learned to take pleasure in the flames that shoot from his igniter when he is called to burn the dwelling of the citizens that possess books or commit other crimes against the society. He

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    Guy Montag is introduced as a devoted firefighter in the infamous novel, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury. In Montag’s society, the government controls the citizens through a Seashell radio, as well as many other forms of technology. Community members don’t think for themselves, and they are often found unable to hold a conversation. However, after a day of work, Montag meets Clarisse, a seventeen-year old girl who changed Montag’s thought process. He never realized the pure aspects of life, until

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    2013 Guy Montag and The Changing World Around Him People change and so does the world. Nothing stays the same and that’s why we are what we are now. Montag is not the same as he was at the beginning of the story. One of Bradbury’s best novels Fahrenheit 451, Montag is set on achieving his goals no matter what he has to do. Guy Montag changes himself but not in the way that he would have thought of, he is still the same person, but with different beliefs. At the start of the novel, Montag is a fireman

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    main character of Fahrenheit 451, Guy Montag is obviously an important character. Although his physical characteristics are not described in detail, his emotional, social, and intellectual characteristics are well-defined. Throughout the story, Guy Montag undergoes many hardships, which shapes a completely new personality. By the end of the story, he has a new point of view that allows him to think and feel differently. At the beginning of the story, Montag is emotionally stable. It is evident

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    Montag throughout the novel faces situations and meets people who opens his eyes about society Montag is a fireman in the society; however, the job fireman takes on an entirely different meaning. Instead of stopping fires, Montag starts them. In the society literature is outlawed and it’s his job to burn the book along with the houses that held them. At the beginning of the novel, Montag, like everyone else, strays from the unknown and what he does not understand, and by burning books he pleases

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