Death in the Dust


Subject:
The Grapes of Wrath , California: Agriculture , Dust Bowl , Agricultural Laborers , John Steinbeck

Description:
"Three years before publication [in 1939] of his masterpiece 'The Grapes Of Wrath,' John Steinbeck visited squatters' camps in California. To mark the centenary of his birth, we print [in 2002] this account ... of the misery that he witnessed." From the Guardian Unlimited, the website of the British newspaper The Guardian.

Creator:
Steinbeck, John

Publisher:
Guardian Unlimited

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2002/feb/02/johnsteinbeck.socialsciences


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