The Resource East of Eden, John Steinbeck

East of Eden, John Steinbeck

Label
East of Eden
Title
East of Eden
Statement of responsibility
John Steinbeck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This sprawling and often brutal novel, set in the rich farmlands of California's Salinas Valley, follows the intertwined destinies of two families--the Trasks and the Hamiltons--whose generations helplessly reenact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel
Summary
California's fertile Salinas Valley is home to two families whose destinies and fruitfully, and fatally, intertwined. Over generations, between the beginning of the twentieth century and the end of the First World War, the Trasks and the Hamiltons with helplessly replay the fall of Adam and Eve and the murderous rivalry of Cain and Abel.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
057451
Cataloging source
FJD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steinbeck, John
Dewey number
813.5
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Salinas River Valley (Calif.)
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sibling rivalry
  • Brothers
  • Brothers
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sibling rivalry
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
East of Eden, John Steinbeck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This edition originally published: New York : Penguin, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52604687
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
John Steinbeck centennial ed. 1902-2002.
Extent
601 pages
Isbn
9780670033041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)52604687
Label
East of Eden, John Steinbeck
Publication
Note
This edition originally published: New York : Penguin, 2002
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52604687
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
John Steinbeck centennial ed. 1902-2002.
Extent
601 pages
Isbn
9780670033041
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)52604687

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