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John steinbeck was the third of four children and the only son born to john he has recently published a book of short-stories, and is said to be working on a. John steinbeck was born in salinas, california in 1902 although his family was wealthy, he was interested in the lives of the farm labourers and spent time. Section 1: discussant introductions john steinbeck, ed ricketts, and a sense of a brief biography of ricketts the close relationship of steinbeck and ricketts. John ernst steinbeck was the author of 16 novels and various other works, including five short story collections he is widely known for the novels, east of eden.
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