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- of mice and men by john steinbeck john steinbeck was born on 27 feb 1902 in salinas, california, not far from the area where of mice and men is set he attended stanford university, but never settled to one area of study and left without obtaining a degree. Of mice and men by john steinbeck 2 george fill his emotional needs, such as the need to be responsible and caring for another person the dialogue continues to follow this pattern of critical comments from george and innocent. In john steinbeck's powerful american masterpiece of mice and men, first published in 1937 during the height of the great depression, the main characters of george milton and lennie small experience many hard and difficult situations which on of mice and men and the grapes of wrath, two novels. John steinbeck's short novel 'of mice and men' presents the desolate nature of 1930s america, in particular soledad, close to where steinbeck himself grew up and worked during this time notably, steinbeck focuses on the life of migrant workers who were forced to travel from ranch to ranch in search of work as a result of the simultaneous.
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