Understanding Of Mice And Men The Red Pony And The Pearl

Author by : Claudia Durst Johnson
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Publisher by : Greenwood Publishing Group
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Description : An interdisciplinary collection of primary documents illuminating the historical, social, economic, and regional context of three frequently-taught Steinbeck novellas.


The Short Novels Of John Steinbeck

Author by : John Steinbeck
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Short Novels

Author by : John Steinbeck
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Critical Companion To John Steinbeck

Author by : Jeffrey D. Schultz
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Publisher by : Infobase Publishing
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Description : Celebrates the American writer who in his works confronted and explored the social fabric of the United States in the early 20th century. More than 500 entries include synopses of his novels, short stories, and nonfiction; descriptions of his characters, details about family, friends, and associates.


The Short Novels Of John Steinbeck

Author by : John Steinbeck
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The Short Novels Of John Steinbeck

Author by : John Steinbeck
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Publisher by : Penguin
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Description : A Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition of Steinbeck's brilliant short novels Collected here for the first time in a deluxe paperback volume are six of John Steinbeck's most widely read and beloved novels. From the tale of commitment, loneliness and hope in Of Mice and Men, to the tough yet charming portrait of people on the margins of society in Cannery Row, to The Pearl's examination of the fallacy of the American dream, Steinbeck stories of realism, that were imbued with energy and resilience. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators. From the Trade Paperback edition.


The Moral Philosophy Of John Steinbeck

Author by : Stephen K. George
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Publisher by : Scarecrow Press
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Description : More than any other author of the Modern period of American literature, John Steinbeck evidenced a serious interest and background in moral philosophy. His personal reading collection included works ranging from Kant and Spinoza to Taoism and the Bible. Critics also consistently identify Steinbeck as an author whose work promotes serious moral reflection and whose characters undergo profound moral growth. Yet to date there has been no sustained examination of either John Steinbeck's personal moral philosophy or the ethical features and content of his major works. This critical neglect is remedied by a collection of highly readable essays exploring the philosophy and work of one of America's few Nobel Prize winning authors. These thirteen essays, written by experts both within philosophy and Steinbeck studies, examine almost all of Steinbeck's major works. Included in the compilation are five general essays examining Steinbeck's own moral philosophy and eight specific essays analyzing the ethics of various major works.


The Short Novels Of John Steinbeck

Author by : John Steinbeck
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John Steinbeck S The Pearl And The Red Pony

Author by : John Steinbeck
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Publisher by : Monarch Notes
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The Pearl

Author by : John Steinbeck
Languange : en
Publisher by : Penguin UK
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Description : Kino is a desperately poor Mexican-pearl diver. But when he finds 'The Pearl of the World' he believes that his life will be magically transformed. Obsessed by his dreams, Kino is blind to the greed, fear and even violence the pearl arouses in his neighbours - and himself. A haunting and timeless tale of wealth and the evil it can bring.