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when was john ernest stienbeck born

February 26th, 1902

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where was steinbeck born

salinas, California

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how many novels did steinbeck write

16

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how many non-fiction books did he write

6

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how many short stories did he write

5

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what did his mother and father do for work

his dad was a treasurer for monterey county and his mom was a school teacher

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where did he get his love of literature from

his mom

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where did he go to college and what did he study

he attended stanford and studied english lit

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what happened in college

he dropped out

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where did he move after college

new york city to pursue a writing career

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how many times did he get married

3

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when did he win the nobel piece prize for literature

in 1962

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what were his three most famous works

1) the grapes of wrath
2) Of mice and men
3) east of eden

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when did steinbeck die

December 20th, 1968