What Does Fire Symbolize In Fahrenheit 451

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Fire is often described as being destructive, ruinous, and catastrophic. It is a natural resource that can be used and interpreted in many ways. As for Ray Bradbury, author of the dystopian novel, Fahrenheit 451; Fire can be a positive and negative symbol. Bradbury begins his novel by using fire as a symbol for destruction and demolition of a society that has been primarily cultivated through books and historical writings. As the novel progresses, fire becomes a symbol for rejuvenation for the dystopian

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