In Dubious Battle (Penguin Classics)

In Dubious Battle (Penguin Classics)

John Steinbeck

A riveting novel of work strife and apocalyptic violence that maps the frontier the place the loads turn into a mob

At as soon as a relentlessly fast moving, admirably saw novel of social unrest and the tale of a tender man's fight for identity, In doubtful conflict is set within the California apple nation, the place a strike by means of migrant employees opposed to rapacious landowners spirals uncontrolled, as a principled defiance metamorphoses into blind fanaticism. stuck within the upheaval is Jim Nolan, a as soon as aimless guy who locate himself throughout the strike, in brief turns into its chief, and is eventually beaten in its service.

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