Most widely held works about John Steinbeck
Most widely held works by John Steinbeck
The grapes of wrath by John Steinbeck ( Book )
225 editions published between 1937 and 2009 in 13 languages and held by 169 libraries worldwide
En moderne folkevandringssaga fra 1930'erne om Oklahomas forgældede bønder, der drives fra deres jord og af reklamen lokkes til Californien, hvor de udnyttes skamløst og ender arbejdsløse og hjemløse på landevejen.
Of mice and men by John Steinbeck ( Book )
165 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 146 libraries worldwide
To amerikanske vagabonder slider Californiens støvede landeveje og arbejder for en ussel løn for at få deres drøm om et lille hus på landet opfyldt.
Tortilla flat by John Steinbeck ( Book )
171 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in 14 languages and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Humoristisk roman om nogle landstrygere i Californien, som har forkærlighed for vin. De lever et sorgløst dag-til-dag-liv blandt den fattige befolkning, som er af forskellig oprindelse.
East of Eden by John Steinbeck ( Book )
151 editions published between 1952 and 2008 in 12 languages and held by 130 libraries worldwide
This sprawling and often brutal novel, set in the rich farmlands of California's Salinas Valley, follows the intertwined destinies of two families--the Trasks and the Hamiltons--whose generations helplessly reenact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel.
The pearl by John Steinbeck ( Book )
144 editions published between 1945 and 2009 in 13 languages and held by 122 libraries worldwide
The story of a poor pearl fisherman and his family, and how their lives are forever changed by discovering a giant pearl.
The red pony by John Steinbeck ( Book )
68 editions published between 1933 and 2005 in 10 languages and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Vier novellen, spelend in Californië.
Cannery Row by John Steinbeck ( Book )
94 editions published between 1939 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Roman om nogle muntre fyre, hvis liv går med at slikke solskin og ingenting at bestille.
The winter of our discontent by John Steinbeck ( Book )
51 editions published between 1961 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Sweet Thursday by John Steinbeck ( Book )
71 editions published between 1954 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 68 libraries worldwide
The moon is down by John Steinbeck ( Book )
84 editions published between 1942 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 63 libraries worldwide
WITHOUT WARNING THE NAZIS INVADED THE TOWN. THEY SEIZED THE MAYOR'S HOME AS THEIR HEADQUARTERS; THEY RATIONED THE FOOD; THEY PUBLICLY SHOT THE FIRST MEN WHO REBELLED AGAINST THEIR OPPRESSION. THEY WERE THE CONQUERORS. BUT THE HATRED WAS DEEP IN THE EYES OF THE PEOPLE. THEIR COLD SULLEN SILENCE FELL LIKE BLACK SNOW, CHILLING THE SOLDIERS AND FILLING THEM WITH FEAR. AND AS THE CONQUERORS' NERVES WORE THIN, THEY SHOT AT BLACK SHADOWS IN THE NIGHT.
Travels with Charley : in search of America by John Steinbeck ( Book )
45 editions published between 1961 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 59 libraries worldwide
Steinbeck recounts the experience of taking his car and his dog Charley to travel through the United States, to rediscover the country and its people.
In dubious battle by John Steinbeck ( Book )
49 editions published between 1936 and 2000 in 8 languages and held by 54 libraries worldwide
Om en strejke blandt californiske frugtplukkere under den økonomiske krise i Amerika i 1930'rne.
The long valley by John Steinbeck ( Book )
63 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
TOC: The chrysanthemums./ The white quail./ Flight./ The snake./ Breakfast./ The raid./ The harness./ The vigilante./ Johnny Bear./ The murder./ Saint Katy the virgin./ Red Pony: The gift; The great mountains; The promise./ The leader of the people.
The pastures of heaven by John Steinbeck ( Book )
51 editions published between 1932 and 2002 in 6 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
I elleve selvstændige novellelignende kapitler fortælles der om livet i en idyllisk dal i Californien.
To a god unknown by John Steinbeck ( Book )
40 editions published between 1935 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Tørkeperioder tvinger tre brødre bort fra den dal i Californien, de har opdyrket. Den fjerde broder bliver tilbage og forsætter den nytteløse kamp mod naturkræfterne, ledet af en mystisk forestilling om sin samhørighed med jorden.
Once there was a war by John Steinbeck ( Book )
20 editions published between 1958 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 45 libraries worldwide
The wayward bus by John Steinbeck ( Book )
52 editions published between 1947 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Nogle passagerers eventyr på en dramatisk bustur afspejler efterkrigstidens usikkerhed og uro.
Meine Reise mit Charley : Auf d. Suche nach Amerika by John Steinbeck ( Book )
31 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Beretning om en rejse gennem De Forenede Stater med hunden Charley.
Cup of gold by John Steinbeck ( Book )
34 editions published between 1936 and 1997 in 8 languages and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Burning bright : a play in story form by John Steinbeck ( Book )
23 editions published between 1950 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Adaptations American literature Arthurian romances Authors, American Avarice Benthos Bildungsromans Brothers California California--Monterey California--Monterey--Cannery Row California--Sacramento-San Joaquin Estuary California--Salinas River Valley Children of prostitutes Community life Criticism, interpretation, etc. Depressions Diaries Ecology English literature Fathers and sons Feature films Fiction Fiction Hispanic Americans Labor camps Literature, Modern Manners and customs Marginality, Social Marine biologists Mexico Migrant agricultural laborers New England Norway Novelists, American Oklahoma Pearl divers Records and correspondence Rural families Russia Sibling rivalry Social history Steam power plants--Cooling Steinbeck, John Steinbeck, John,--1902-1968 Success Travel United States War films World War (1939-1945)
Multiple languages (8)
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