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John Steinbeck

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  • Born in 1902 in Salinas California.Worked his way through Stanford University but never graduated.Went to New York to become a free lance writer but failed and than soon returned to California.Began to publish short stories and novels, one he became known by was Tortilla Flat in 1935

  • In Dubious Battle Of Mice and MenThe Long ValleyThe Grapes of WrathEast of EdenThe Winter of Our DiscontentTravels With Charlie

  • THE MEANINGBehind the title of Of Mice and Men lies a poem called To a Mouse on Turning Her up in Her Nest with the PloughThe poem is about the comparison between strong people and weak people.