The overriding theme of The Grapes of Wrath is the story of man's inhumanity to man. The sympathetic Joad family are repeatedly beaten...

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The Grapes of Wrath Themes

The Joads experience many hardships, deprivations, and deaths, and at the end of the novel are barely surviving....

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