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To a god unknown

Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: London : Heinemann, [1970]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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While fulfilling his dead father's dream of creating a prosperous farm in California, Joseph Wayne comes to believe that a magnificent tree on the farm embodies his father's spirit. His brothers and their families share in Joseph's prosperity and the farm flourishes - until one brother, scared by Joseph's pagan belief, kills the tree and brings disease and famine on the farm.
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Genre/Form: Novels
Domestic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
To a god unknown.
London, Heinemann [1970]
(OCoLC)644637418
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck
ISBN: 0434740217 9780434740215
OCLC Number: 1045509
Notes: "First published 1935."
Description: 213 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: John Steinbeck.

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