Grapes of Wrath, the (MAXNotes Literature Guides)

Author: Lee Cusick

Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.

ISBN: 9780738672861

Category: Study Aids

Page: 94

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REA's MAXnotes for John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath MAXnotes offer a fresh look at masterpieces of literature, presented in a lively and interesting fashion. Written by literary experts who currently teach the subject, MAXnotes will enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the work. MAXnotes are designed to stimulate independent thought about the literary work by raising various issues and thought-provoking ideas and questions. MAXnotes cover the essentials of what one should know about each work, including an overall summary, character lists, an explanation and discussion of the plot, the work's historical context, illustrations to convey the mood of the work, and a biography of the author. Each chapter is individually summarized and analyzed, and has study questions and answers.

The Wrath of Athena

Gods and Men in the Odyssey

Author: Jenny Strauss Clay

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9780822630692

Category: History

Page: 268

View: 3442

A complex study that argues that Athena's wrath is essential to both the structure and the theme of the Odyssey shedding light on the central theme of the relations between gods and men and revealing subtleties of narrative and ambiguities of character.

World of warcraft: wrath of the lich king

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Author: Jennifer Sims,Kenny Sims,Dexter Hall

Publisher: Pearson Deutschland GmbH

ISBN: 9783827291608


Page: 345

View: 9247


John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath

Author: Harold Bloom

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 0791082393

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 100

View: 9818

John Steinbeck's compelling novel of social justice chronicles the suffering of migrant workers in Dust Bowl-era United States.

Manifesting the Wrath

2011 & 1/2

Author: Dianne Marshall

Publisher: Tate Publishing

ISBN: 1616633557

Category: Fiction

Page: 344

View: 3614

The clock is ticking as the planetary alignment of Aquarius draws closer to the year 2012. Will America survive the devious plot of an international crime syndicate to destroy constitutional rights and usher in a global utopia? Manifesting the Wrath is Dianne Marshall's third book, and her second that follows human race's struggle to survive while a fight rages in the hidden realms of heaven and hell. The Dragon, Satan himself, has rallied his minions to wage spiritual warfare on the righteous since the beginning of man's allotted time on this earth, and he has never quit leading his earthly worshipers to build his world empire. The time has finally arrived, and the Dragon can think of nothing but Manifesting the Wrath. As the chaos manifests, and Manhattan and Los Angeles burn, can Professor Dan Handcock and Governor Esther Trepper lead a people guided by heavenly angels to triumph over gates of hell? Readers will be shocked to discover the warnings in prophecy that are realized as the entire world looks toward the dawn of 2012. Follow along on this exciting adventure and uncover hidden signs of those that follow the ancient worship of Lucifer before it's too late!

The Grapes of Wrath - John Steinbeck, Updated Edition

Author: Harold Bloom

Publisher: Infobase Publishing

ISBN: 1438113889


Page: N.A

View: 851

John Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Grapes of Wrath, was published in 1939. Set during the Great Depression, the novel follows failed farmer Tom Joad and his family as they head from Oklahoma's Dust Bowl to the promised land of the W

The Wrath

Author: Michael Doody


ISBN: 0615403522

Category: Fiction

Page: 218

View: 8012

The Wrath is a novel that weaves prophecy, science and headlines, into a compelling personal crucible. Are we living in the end times? No person knows. However, since each of us die, we are all living in our own personal end times.


Author: John Gwynne

Publisher: Pan Macmillan

ISBN: 1447259718

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

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The fourth in The Faithful and the Fallen series, Wrath by John Gwynne is the breathtaking, pulse-pounding conclusion to an epic series. It’s time to brave the final battle . . . Events are coming to a climax in the Banished Lands, as the war reaches new heights. King Nathair has seized the fortress at Drassil, and now possesses three of the Seven Treasures. And with Calidus and Queen Rhin, Nathair will do anything to obtain the rest. They will allow him to open a portal to the Otherworld – so Asroth and his demon-horde can break into the Banished Lands and finally become flesh. Meanwhile Corban has been captured by the Jotun, warrior giants who ride enormous bears into battle. His warband scattered, Corban must make new allies to survive. But can he bond with competing factions of warlike giants? Somehow he must, to counter the threat Nathair represents. His life hangs in the balance – and with it, the fate of the Banished Lands. Truth, courage and loyalty will be tested as never before.

The Grapes of Wrath

Author: John Steinbeck

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 067001690X

Category: Fiction

Page: 479

View: 9570

Depicts the hardships and suffering endured by the Joads as they journey from Oklahoma to California during the Depression.

William Goebel

The Politics of Wrath

Author: James C. Klotter

Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

ISBN: 9780813133584

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 137

View: 839


The Wrath of Achilles

Author: David Calcutt

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780174326601

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 104

View: 4400

Within The Wrath of Achilles, the key theme of Homer's Iliad is explored: the consequences of the dispute between Achilles and Agamemnon that led to the withdrawal from the battlefield of the young Greek hero. Dramascripts is an outstanding series of playscripts that are ideal for mixed class reading and performance. This extensive series of scripts encourages students to explore language and a variety of dramatic genres including myths and legends, classic Shakespeare, adventure, thriller, romance and more. Each edition provides guidance and activities alongside the text.

Wrath and Mercy

A Commentary on the Books of Habakkuk and Zephaniah

Author: Mária Eszenyei Széles

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

ISBN: 9780802802422

Category: Religion

Page: 118

View: 6873


Taste of Wrath

A Sin du Jour Affair

Author: Matt Wallace


ISBN: 0765393247

Category: Fiction

Page: 224

View: 682

With seven books for seven sins, Taste of Wrath is the adrenaline-fuelled finalé to Matt Wallace's Sin du Jour series, which Chuck Wendig calls "a raucous, riotous tale of culinary madness"! Bronko and his team of crack chefs and kitchen staff have been serving the New York supernatural community for decades. But all that could be about to change. The entity formerly known as Allensworth has been manipulating Bronko and his team from Day One, and the gang at Sin du Jour have had enough. Old debts are called in, and an alliance is formed with the unlikeliest of comrades. Some will die. Some will descend. And some will rise. Sin du Jour Book 1: Envy of Angels Book 2: Lustlocked Book 3: Pride's Spell Book 4: Idle Ingredients Book 5: Greedy Pigs Book 6: Gluttony Bay Book 7: Taste of Wrath At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

New Essays on The Grapes of Wrath

Author: David Wyatt

Publisher: CUP Archive

ISBN: 9780521369091

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 130

View: 1198

Four essays and a general introduction provide contemporary readings of The Grapes of Wrath for a general audience. Written in an accessible style, the essays cover the issues and themes of Steinbeck's politics, metaphors of movement and growth, views of women, uses of documentary, and the conversion of the novel into film. The introduction provides a history of the novel's public reception, a summary of the major phases of critical response, and a reading of the novel as an act of returning west to Steinbeck's lost California.

The Wrath & the Dawn

Author: Renée Ahdieh

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0698185897

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 416

View: 2932

#1 New York Times Bestseller A sumptuous and epically told love story inspired by A Thousand and One Nights Every dawn brings horror to a different family in a land ruled by a killer. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, takes a new bride each night only to have her executed at sunrise. So it is a suspicious surprise when sixteen-year-old Shahrzad volunteers to marry Khalid. But she does so with a clever plan to stay alive and exact revenge on the Caliph for the murder of her best friend and countless other girls. Shazi’s wit and will, indeed, get her through to the dawn that no others have seen, but with a catch . . . she’s falling in love with the very boy who killed her dearest friend. She discovers that the murderous boy-king is not all that he seems and neither are the deaths of so many girls. Shazi is determined to uncover the reason for the murders and to break the cycle once and for all. From the Hardcover edition.


Author: Anne Davies

Publisher: Woodslane Press

ISBN: 0992590086

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 322

View: 8953

Luca has been sent to a juvenile detention centre for the murder of his parents and no one knows why he did it. Inside the centre, danger, abuse and despair become his world. Will the system bury him or allow him to finally tell his side of the story? A novel about mistakes and redemption, inspired by a real-life case.


Author: Robin Wasserman

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1439108668

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 256

View: 3036

Beth was transformed from a nobody to a somebody, but now she's B-list again. She -- and everybody else -- got played by Kaia, Kane and Harper. Nobody can comfort Miranda, who feels so betrayed that she's sworn revenge. Adam is lashing out at anybody who will listen -- or buy him a drink. And somebody is stalking Kaia; looks like Reed won't stand for sloppy seconds.... Revenge is the name of the game. And for somebody, it's game over.

The Wrath of Darth Maul

Author: Ryder Windham

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.

ISBN: 0545383277

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 216

View: 8137

One of the most feared villains of all time. One of the most iconic characters of the Star Wars saga. One incredible story.

Star Trek and Philosophy

The Wrath of Kant

Author: Kevin S. Decker,Jason T. Eberl

Publisher: Open Court

ISBN: 0812697049

Category: Philosophy

Page: 288

View: 7977

Philosophy and space travel are characterized by the same fundamental purpose: exploration. An essential guide for both philosophers and Trekkers, Star Trek and Philosophy combines a philosophical spirit of inquiry with the beloved television and film series to consider questions not only about the scientific prospects of interstellar travel but also the inward journey to examine the human condition. The expansive topics range from the possibilities for communication among different cultural backgrounds to questions about the stoic temperament exhibited by Vulcans to Ferengi business practices. Specifically chosen to break new ground in exploring the philosophical dimensions of Star Trek, these articles boldly go where no philosopher has gone before.