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The moon is down : a novel

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1942.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Steinbeck's comment on the moral and ethical implications of war begins in an unknown town that has just been occupied by a small regiment of enemy soldiers. With no alternative, the Mayor of the town agrees to meet with the enemy to try to work out a plan for peaceful co-existence before the impending war goes much further.
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Genre/Form: Alternative histories
War stories
Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fiction
Juvenile works
War fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Moon is down.
New York, The Viking press, 1942
(OCoLC)575522721
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 014006222X 9780140062229 0140187464 9780140187465
OCLC Number: 289940
Notes: "First published in March 1942."
Description: 188 pages 20 cm
Responsibility: by John Steinbeck.

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Steinbeck's comment on the moral and ethical implications of war begins in an unknown town that has just been occupied by a small regiment of enemy soldiers. With no alternative, the Mayor of the town agrees to meet with the enemy to try to work out a plan for peaceful co-existence before the impending war goes much further.

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