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The grapes of wrath, John Steinbeck ; introduction and notes by Robert DeMott

Label
The grapes of wrath
Title
The grapes of wrath
Statement of responsibility
John Steinbeck ; introduction and notes by Robert DeMott
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Perhaps the most American of American classics, The Grapes of Wrath follows the movement of thousands of men and women and the transformation of an entire nation during the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s. It is also the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads, who are driven off their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California
Summary
Depicts the hardships and suffering endured by the Joads as they journey from Oklahoma to California during the Depression
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1940.
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057452
Cataloging source
DLC
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1902-1968
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Steinbeck, John
Dewey number
813.52
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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DeMott, Robert.
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True
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  • Historical fiction
  • Droughts
  • Prejudices
  • Rural families
  • Labour camps
  • Migrant agricultural labourers
  • Depressions
  • California
  • Oklahoma
Target audience
adult
Label
The grapes of wrath, John Steinbeck ; introduction and notes by Robert DeMott
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Set in 16point Plantin
  • Original copyright 1939
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000042918465
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
907 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410407856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)214282504
Label
The grapes of wrath, John Steinbeck ; introduction and notes by Robert DeMott
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Set in 16point Plantin
  • Original copyright 1939
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000042918465
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
907 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410407856
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)214282504

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