The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck

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 Essay on the Grapes of Wrath. I have to write an essay discussing how the family tends to dominate The Grapes of Wrath, but the idea of the family changes from the beginning to the end of the novel....

 Essay on the Grapes of Wrath.

I have to write an essay discussing how the family tends to dominate The Grapes of Wrath, but the idea of the family changes from the beginning to the end of the novel. Physical changes, Leadership changes and "I" becomes "We", those are the 3 things i narrowed it down to.

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The "I" becomes "we" idea is an excellent one.

John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath is a tale of perseverance and survival as well as a story of the search for meaning and purpose in life, for a single family and a nation.

As the novel begins, the Joads, like so many of their friends and neighbors, are at a desparate turning point in their lives. They are forced to give up the home they have loved and lived in all their lives to find a new life...

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