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
Author
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
Member of
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
Awards note
Oprah Book Club selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
057451
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Steinbeck, John
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Young Adult
Interest level
Grades 9-12
LC call number
PS3537.T3234
LC item number
E3 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
700
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
5.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Oprah Book Club
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Salinas River Valley (Calif.)
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sibling rivalry
  • Brothers
  • Domestic fiction
  • Brothers
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Domestic fiction
  • Fathers and sons
  • Sibling rivalry
  • California
  • Brothers
Target audience
adult
Label
East of Eden, John Steinbeck
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Oprah's book club."
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
ocm48177186
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
John Steinbeck centennial edition 1902-2002.
Extent
601 pages
Isbn
9780140186390
Lccn
2001054433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780142004234
System control number
(OCoLC)48177186
Label
East of Eden, John Steinbeck
Link
Publication
Note
"Oprah's book club."
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
ocm48177186
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
John Steinbeck centennial edition 1902-2002.
Extent
601 pages
Isbn
9780140186390
Lccn
2001054433
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780142004234
System control number
(OCoLC)48177186

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