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The fruited plain : fables for a postmodern democracy

Author: Alvin B Kernan
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Joad family of Steinbeck's 'Grapes of Wrath' struggled in an era of disappointed dreams and empty pockets. But how might the grandchildren of that Dust Bowl generation fare in today's more promising times? Find out in 'The Fruited Plain'.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kernan, Alvin B.
Fruited plain.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2001005847
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alvin B Kernan
ISBN: 9780300128345 0300128347 1281721727 9781281721723
OCLC Number: 182530498
Description: 1 online resource (x, 260 pages)
Contents: ""Contents""; ""Preface""; ""1. Merry Xmas from the Joads""; ""2. Majoring in Deconstruction""; ""3. Religion USA""; ""4. Art Lets It All Hang Out""; ""5. The Politics Gene""; ""6. Klutz-Brightgrin H.R. 1984�The John Quincy Thud On-Line Biography of Great Americans""; ""7. Poshpenny v. Lone Tree State""; ""8. A Long Way Up the Arroyo""; ""9. Operation Gulliver""; ""10. Virtual America""; ""Selected Items from the On-Line Biography of Great Americans""
Responsibility: Alvin Kernan.
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The Joad family of Steinbeck's 'Grapes of Wrath' struggled in an era of disappointed dreams and empty pockets. But how might the grandchildren of that Dust Bowl generation fare in today's more promising times? Find out in 'The Fruited Plain'.

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