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The Grapes of Wrath

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The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath

The Grapes of Wrath

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John Steinbeck's 1939 novel The Grapes of Wrath brought widespread attention to the hardships of Dust Bowl farmers struggling to find work in California during the Great Depression. On Morning Edition, Brian Naylor reports on the classic epic's origins as part of NPR's Present at the Creation series.

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