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Old 10 August 2004, 12:18
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Originally posted by DY

Question: Who is John Steinbeck?
Steinbeck is probably one of America's greatest novelist from the 20th Century. He wrote The Grapes of Wrath, Of Mice and Men, and other novels and non-fiction.

He lived from 1902 to 1968. Was born in California and is the only California native to win the Nobel Prize in Literature (1962).

Check out some of the links below:

http://www2.sjsu.edu/steinbeck/

Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University

http://www.nobel.se/literature/laure...nbeck-bio.html

Steinbeck Bio from the Nobel web page.


http://www.steinbeck.org/MainFrame.html

John Steinbeck Center in Salinas



Needless to say, he is my favorite writer.
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