Steinbeck's most famous book
Steinbeck's other writings
Of Mice and Men, and The Grapes of Wrath
The Pearl's first appearance
In a magazine in 1945
The date of Steinbeck's Nobel prize win
a short moral story
Symbolic of every woman, her name means woman.
Setting of The Pearl
La Paz, Mexico
Themes in The Pearl
Riches catch every mans eye, discrimination
The pearl buyers represent...
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