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A journey into Steinbeck's California

Author: Susan Shillinglaw; Nancy Burnett
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Roaring Forties Press, 2006.
Series: ArtPlace series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This part art book, part biography, and part travel guide offers insight into how landscapes and townscapes influenced John Steinbeck's creative process and how, in turn, his legacy has influenced modern California. Various types of readers will appreciate the information in this guide—literary pilgrims will learn more about the state featured so prominently in Steinbeck's work, tourists can visit the same  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shillinglaw, Susan.
Journey into Steinbeck's California.
Berkeley, Calif. : Roaring Forties Press, 2006
(DLC) 2005027877
(OCoLC)61758563
Named Person: John Steinbeck; John Steinbeck; John Steinbeck; John Steinbeck
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Shillinglaw; Nancy Burnett
ISBN: 9780982341001 0982341008
OCLC Number: 367593059
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 205 pages) : illustrations (some color), color maps.
Contents: Steinbeck's California : the valley of the world --
Salinas : a remembered symphony --
Beyond Salinas : salad bowl of the world --
Moving around : a restless decade --
Monterey Peninsula : circle of enchantment --
Pacific Grove : the writer's retreat --
New Monterey : water-gazers --
Bohemian Carmel : modernism in the west --
Los Gatos : a place to write --
Beyond California : the lure of Mexico.
Series Title: ArtPlace series.
Other Titles: Steinbeck's California
Responsibility: Susan Shillinglaw ; with photographs by Nancy Burnett.
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Offers insight into how landscapes and townscapes influenced John Steinbeck's creative process and how, in turn, his legacy has influenced modern California. Offering a perspective on Steinbeck and  Read more...

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