Summary of Fahrenheit 451
Guy Montag a 3rd generation fireman in a dystopian future,he doesn't question his happiness until he meets Clarisse an enlightened teenager who asks him if he really is happy.Montag doesn't know,but finding out about Clarisse's death sets him on a path to understand life and to understand books.
During a job Montag steals a book he is supposed to burn and ends up having to burn a woman in her home.The next day Montag's boss comes to his home to talk saying he knows about the book and that it's fine as long as after he looks at it he turns it in.Montag later reveals dozens of books to his wife and in an attempt to learn goes to an old professor for help,he only begins to understand though.
When Montag comes home he reads poetry to his wife and her friends te woman leave insulted and disgusted, Montags wife ends up calling the other fireman...
Monatg is confronted and told to burn the book instead he kills beatty and knocks out the other firemen and runs.He goes to Faber and he tells him he must follow a path to find some other intellectuals in the woods.
Montag find the men Faber talked about and the respect him a lot They send out a decoy Montag who is killed.Montag is reborn as a new person.
At the end of the book the city has been destroyed by bombs and Montag is with the hobos safe at there camp.Montag is a new person he has basically started over.
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