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East of Eden

Author: John Steinbeck; Richard Poe
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2002.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Adam and Charles Trask are raised by their stern father to become soldiers. But even as boys, they are at war. Adam's gentle passivity enrages the fiercely competitive Charles, who is sure his father favors Adam. Cathy Ames is beautiful but amoral; she uses the world to get what she wants. When Adam falls under her spell, she becomes a force that will poison both brothers and the future generations of two families.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Domestic fiction
Historical fiction
Adaptations
Fiction
Named Person: Cain, (Biblical figure); Abel, (Biblical figure); Abel, (Biblical figure); Cain, (Biblical figure)
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck; Richard Poe
ISBN: 1402566484 9781402566486 9780142429211 014242921X
OCLC Number: 52994036
Notes: Unabridged.
Performer(s): Narrated by Richard Poe.
Description: 22 audio discs (25 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by John Steinbeck.

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Adam and Charles Trask are raised by their stern father to become soldiers. But even as boys, they are at war. Adam's gentle passivity enrages the fiercely competitive Charles, who is sure his father favors Adam. Cathy Ames is beautiful but amoral; she uses the world to get what she wants. When Adam falls under her spell, she becomes a force that will poison both brothers and the future generations of two families.

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