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The grapes of wrath, John Steinbeck

Label
The grapes of wrath
Title
The grapes of wrath
Statement of responsibility
John Steinbeck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First published in 1939, Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads, driven from their homestead and forced to travel west to the promised land of California. Out of their trials and their repeated collisions against the hard realities of an America divided into haves and have nots evolves a drama that is intensely human yet majestic in its scale and moral vision, elemental yet plainspoken, tragic but ultimately stirring in its human dignity
Summary
Depicts the hardships and suffering endured by the Joads as they journey from Oklahoma to California during the Depression
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, 1940.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, 1940
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
057452
Cataloging source
CGL
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3537.T3234
LC item number
G8 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The grapes of wrath, John Steinbeck
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
20152851
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
75th anniversary edition.
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9780670016907
Lccn
bl2014008634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn875270180
  • (OCoLC)875270180
Label
The grapes of wrath, John Steinbeck
Publication
Copyright
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
20152851
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
75th anniversary edition.
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9780670016907
Lccn
bl2014008634
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn875270180
  • (OCoLC)875270180

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