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East of Eden

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the intertwined destinies of two families - the Trasks and the Hamiltons - whose generations hopelessly re-enact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel.

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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0141185074 9780141185071
OCLC Number: 223992728
Notes: On cover: Oprah's Book Club.
Description: xxix, 601 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: John Steinbeck ; with an introduction by David Wyatt.

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