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Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, ©1973.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In this episodic work Steinbeck returned to the manner of Tortilla Flat (1935) and produced a rambling account of the adventures and misadventures of workers in a California cannery and their friends." Herzberg. Reader's Ency of Am Lit. *** "Steinbeck's tough but loving portrait evokes the lives of Monterey's vital laboring class and their emotional triumph over the bleak existence of life in Cannery Row."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0140177388 9780140177381
OCLC Number: 641975105
Description: 196 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

Abstract:

"In this episodic work Steinbeck returned to the manner of Tortilla Flat (1935) and produced a rambling account of the adventures and misadventures of workers in a California cannery and their friends." Herzberg. Reader's Ency of Am Lit. *** "Steinbeck's tough but loving portrait evokes the lives of Monterey's vital laboring class and their emotional triumph over the bleak existence of life in Cannery Row."

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