East of Eden - Works Cited

Benson, Jackson. John Steinbeck, Writer. New York: Penguin, 1990.

“Books of the Times.” The New York Times 19 Sept 1952.  ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Times (1923-Current File). ProQuest. Web. 10 Aug 2011.

“‘East of Eden’ Steinbeck’s Best.” The Washington Post 21 Sept 1952: B6. ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Washington Post (1923-1954). ProQuest. Web. 10 Aug 2011.

Morse, Samuel, F. “Steinbeck the Moralist.’ The Hartford Courant 21 Sept. 1952: SM 18. ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Hartford Courant (1923-1984). ProQuest. Web. 10 Aug 2011.

Owens, Louis.  John Steinbeck’s Re-vision of America.  Athens: U of Georgia P, 1985.

Peterson, Richard F. “East of Eden (1952).” A Study Guide to Steinbeck: A Handbook to his Major Works (Part II).  Ed. Tetsumaro Hayashi. Metuchen: The Scarecrow Press, 1979. 63- 86.

Schorer, Mark. “A Dark and Violent Steinbeck Novel: Into a Story of Social Horror, the Author Weaves a Fantasy of History and Myth.” New York Times 21 Sept 1952: BR1. ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Times (1851-2006). ProQuest. Web. 10 Aug 2011.

Steinbeck, John.  East of Eden.  New York: Penguin Books, 2002.

Steinbeck, John.  Journal of a Novel: The East of Eden Letters.  New York: Penguin, 1990.

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