Of mice and men (Book, 2008) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Of mice and men

Author: John Steinbeck; Susan Shillinglaw
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books ; [United States] : Paw Prints [distributor], [2008]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Tells a story about the strange relationship of two migrant workers, who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife. Tragic tale of a retarded man and the friend who loves and tries to protect him.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Western stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck; Susan Shillinglaw
ISBN: 9781435292291 1435292294
OCLC Number: 229020128
Description: xviii, 105 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: An intimate portrait of two men facing a world marked by petty tyranny, misunderstanding, jealousy, and callousness. But though the scope is narrow, the theme is universal: a friendship and shared dream that make an individual's existence meaningful.
Responsibility: John Steinbeck ; with an introduction by Susan Shillinglaw.

Abstract:

Tells a story about the strange relationship of two migrant workers, who are able to realize their dreams of an easy life until one of them succumbs to his weakness for soft, helpless creatures and strangles the farmer's wife. Tragic tale of a retarded man and the friend who loves and tries to protect him.
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