Steinbeck

Some articles on steinbeck:

Bombs Away: The Story Of A Bomber Team
... fiction book by the American author John Steinbeck ... The book is an account of Steinbeck's experiences with several Bomber crews of the US Army Air Forces during the Second World War ... Arnold, Steinbeck wrote to his wife "It's a tremendous job I've taken on and I have to do it well." He was commissioned to write it as part of an effort to increase Air Force recruitment and morale ...
Steinbeck (disambiguation)
... Steinbeck may refer to several people, mostly related to John Steinbeck, the American writer, including Thomas Steinbeck, John Steinbeck's eldest son and author/screenwriter John ... This page or section lists people with the surname Steinbeck ...
The Log From The Sea Of Cortez
... Cortez is an English-language book written by American author John Steinbeck and published in 1951 ... It is regarded as one of Steinbeck's most important works of non-fiction chiefly because of the involvement of Ricketts, who shaped Steinbeck's thinking ... Journal of Travel and Research, which was published by Steinbeck and Ricketts shortly after their return from the Gulf of California, and combined the journals of the collecting expedition, reworked ...
Prudence Leighton - Fictional Character Biography
... Prudence was murdered by Steinbeck, a pyrokinetic mutant arms dealer, before the eyes of Shortpack, her handler, who secretly loved her ... she did not pass on completely and took over Steinbeck's body – she accessed his powers and resources and contacted her brother ... Mystique fought but Mystique proved far more capable and dodged Steinbeck's breath and Prudence’s punches to stab Quiet Man in the stomach ...
Burning Bright
... Burning Bright is a 1950 novella by John Steinbeck written as an experiment with producing a play in novel format ... only the dialogue and brief stage directions as would be expected in a play, Steinbeck fleshes out the scenes with details of both the characters and the environment ... While Steinbeck could see that providing little information in the way of physical description or stage direction allowed the director and actors ...

Famous quotes containing the word steinbeck:

    The Mojave is a big desert and a frightening one. It’s as though nature tested a man for endurance and constancy to prove whether he was good enough to get to California.
    —John Steinbeck (1902–1968)

    It is true that we are weak and sick and ugly and quarrelsome but if that is all we ever were, we would millenniums ago have disappeared from the face of the earth.
    —John Steinbeck (1902–1968)

    Man, unlike anything organic or inorganic in the universe, grows beyond his work, walks up the stairs of his concepts, emerges ahead of his accomplishments.
    —John Steinbeck (1902–1968)