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Of mice and men is set in the farmland of the salinas valley would have been very familiar to john steinbeck the title of the novel the title of the novel comes from a poem by the scottish poet robert burns people went there to escape from persecution or poverty, and to make a new life for. Of mice and men- the world of loneliness a novel by john steinbeck introduction theme of mice and men is a story about feeling lost and alone in a sea of people. Of mice and men by john steinbeck pg 94 — 107 target task explain using evidence from the text key questions how do you feel about the ending steinbeck chose for his novel explain did george do the right thing here explain, using evidence. Of mice and men is liked by kaitlyn oost, carey williford, christine farzan and others of mice and men is a novella written by author john steinbeck published in 1937, it tells the while it is a book taught in many schools, of mice and men has been a frequent target of censors for. A classic of pre-war hollywood - director lewis milestone's 1939 film of mice and men - is released on dvd this month the film is based on john steinbeck's novella of the same name, and like the book it has suffered persecution by censors for most of its existence. In the novel of mice and men, john steinbeck looks at the theme of loneliness as it affects many characters on the ranch the significance of anger in of mice and men in steinbeck's novel 'of mice and men' target market of holden monaro essay examples.
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