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John steinbeck biography john steinbeck, american author and winner of the nobel prize in 1962, was a leading writer of novels about the working class and was a major spokesman for the victims of the great depression (a downturn in the american system of producing, distributing, and using goods and services in the 1930s, and during which time. John steinbeck, writer: a biography by jackson j this definitive biography of the american novelist was previus published as the true adventures of john steinbeck. He wrote many books about american life, including of mice and men, east of eden, and cannery row family life he was born to john ernst steinbeck and olive hamilton. Biography essaythrough a career which spanned four decades, john steinbeck was a novelist of people his best books are about ordinary men and women, simple souls who do battle against dehumanizing so.
John ernst steinbeck, jr was an american writer he is widely known for the pulitzer prize-winning novel the grapes of wrath (1939), east of eden (1952) and the novella of mice and men (1937. In the adventures of john steinbeck, writer—the bible of steinbeck biography—jackson benson notes of steinbeck's world war ii reporting that the author would not try to compete for the hard news but would work to see things that had been overlooked or to see differently things that had already been reported benson convincingly. The great american novelist tournament: the final 32 • portrait of an artist as an old man 27 • john steinbeck (5).
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