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Readings on john steinbeck the greenhaven press literary companion to american authors. Timmerman, john h, john steinbeck's fiction: the aesthetics of the road taken, university of oklahoma press, 1986 watt, f w, john steinbeck, grove, 1962 westbrook, max, editor, the modern american novel.
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