In Dubious Battle
In the California apple country, nine hundred migratory workers rise up in dubious battle against the landowners. The group takes on a life of its own -- stronger than its individual members and more frightening. Led by the doomed Jim Nolan, the strike is founded on his tragic idealism -- on the courage never to submit or yield.
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Indubious Battle by John Steinbeck 1936 original about labor strikes and how the workers during the Depression years in CA. Jim Nolan, the leader as he strives to find his identity. Includes the ... Read full review
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In my experience there are two kinds of Steinbeck novels. There are the character-driven stories that are often entertaining (think Cannery Row) and there are the moral tragedies where big lessons are ... Read full review