In dubious battle

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This 1936 novel-set in the California apple country-portrays a strike by migrant workers that metamorphoses from principled defiance into blind fanaticism.
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display_description A riveting novel of labor strife and apocalyptic violence, now a major motion picture starring James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Selena Gomez, and Zach Braff
At once a relentlessly fast-paced, admirably observed novel of social unrest and the story of a young man's struggle for identity, In Dubious Battle is set in the California apple country, where a strike by migrant workers against rapacious landowners spirals out of control, as a principled defiance metamorphoses into blind fanaticism. Caught in the upheaval is Jim Nolan, a once aimless man who find himself in the course of the strike, briefly becomes its leader, and is ultimately crushed in its service.
For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
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subject_facet Agricultural laborers -- Fiction, Aricultural laborers -- Fiction, Audiobooks, California -- Fiction, Labor movement -- Fiction, Labor movements -- Fiction, Strikes and lockouts -- Fiction
title_display In dubious battle
title_full In Dubious Battle, In dubious battle / John Steinbeck ; with an introduction and notes by Warren French, In dubious battle [sound recording] / by John Steinbeck
title_short In dubious battle
topic_facet Agricultural laborers, Aricultural laborers, Audiobooks, Classic Literature, Fiction, Labor movement, Labor movements, Literature, Strikes and lockouts