John Steinbeck, Writer: A Biography (Paperback)
Penguin Books, 9780140144178, 1184pp.
Publication Date: December 1, 1990
Drawing on John Steinbeck's papers and photographs, and scores of interviews, Jackson J. Benson explores the influences that contributed to Steinbeck's archetypal sense of American culture and his controversial concerns. An in-depth study of the shy, private individual behind many American classics.