John Steinbeck

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Nobel prize medal.svg John Steinbeck
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Steinbeck in Swaden during his trip tae accept the Nobel Prize for Leeteratur in 1962
Born John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr.
February 27, 1902
Salinas, Californie, U.S.
Dee'd 20 December 1968(1968-12-20) (aged 66)
New York, New York, U.S.
Thrift Novelist, short story writer, war correspondent
Notable warks Of Mice and Men (1937)
The Grapes of Wrath (1939)
East of Eden (1952)[1]
Notable awairds Pulitzer Prize for Feection (1940)
Nobel Prize in Leeteratur (1962)
Spooses Carol Henning (m. 1930–1943)
Gwyn Conger (m. 1943–1948)
Elaine Scott (m. 1950–1968) (his daith)
Bairns John Steinbeck IV (1946–1991)
Thomas Steinbeck (1944–2016)


John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. (Februar 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) wis an American author o twenty-seiven beuks, includin saxteen novelles, sax non-feection beuks an five collections o short stories.

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  1. The Swadish Academy citit The Grapes of Wrath an The Winter of Our Discontent maist favorably.
    "The Nobel Prize in Literature 1962: Presentation Speech by Anders Österling, Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy". Retrieved April 21, 2008.