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Adam en Charles Trask zijn verwikkeld in een broederstrijd zoals die van Kaïn en Abel in de Bijbel. Adams tweelingzoons, Aron en Caleb, zetten dezelfde strijd later in verhevigde vorm voort. Steen des aanstoots is de dunne scheidslijn tussen geliefd en onbemind zijn. Waar eerst Charles en daarna Caleb snakt naar de liefde van zijn vader, is het eerst Adam en later Aron die zich moeiteloos van die
Title
Ten oosten van Eden / John Steinbeck ; vertaald en van een nawoord voorzien door Peter Bergsma
Author
John Steinbeck
Translator
Peter Bergsma
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
East of Eden
Publisher
Amsterdam: Uitgeverij Van Oorschot, 2020
ePub2
ISBN
9789028251069
CloudLibrary
3fkv1r9

About John Steinbeck

John Ernst Steinbeck Jr. (; February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) was an American author and the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature winner "for his realistic and imaginative writings, combining as they do sympathetic humour and keen social perception." He has been called "a giant of American letters," and many of his works are considered classics of Western literature.

During his writing career, he authored 33 books, with one book coauthored alongside Edward Ricketts, including 16 novels, six non-fiction books, and two collections of short stories. He is widely known for the comic novels Tortilla Flat (1935) and Cannery Row (1945), the multi-generation epic East of Eden (1952), and the novellas The Red Pony (1933) and Of Mice and Men (1937). The Pulitzer Prize-winning The Grapes of Wrath (1939) is considered Steinbeck's masterpiece and part of the American l…Read more on Wikipedia