John Steinbeck


John Steinbeck
noun
United States writer noted for his novels about agricultural workers (1902-1968)
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John Steinbeck [John Steinbeck]
(1902–68) a US author who received the 1962 ↑Nobel Prize for literature. He often wrote about poor farmers in California. His best-known books include Of Mice and Men (1937), ↑Grapes of Wrath, Cannery Row (1945) and ↑East of Eden. Many of his books were made into films.

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