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Read online De ratones y hombres.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC De ratones y hombres i De ratones y hombres i narra la historia de Lennie un deficiente mental y su compa ero y ngel de la guarda George dos braceros al borde de la indigencia Contratados en una granja regentada por un ex boxeador la insatisfecha esposa del patr n pone en serios aprietos a Lennie Un conmovedor canto a la amistad y sobre todo una novela intensa con unos di logos ejemplares y perfectamente construidos de la que ning n lector podr olvidar su desenlace .

Esta obra se cuenta entre las mejores novelas de uno de los grandes cl sicos estadounidenses del siglo XX y sin duda uno de los que mejor pudo reflejar el mundo de los desheredados que creo la gran depresi n de los anos treinta en Estados Unidos La gran virtud de este autor premio Nobel de Literatura en radica en su registro di fano que parece prescindir de toda opini n debida al autor Pero esa proximidad a los personajes origina una atm sfera cargada de significaciones by John Steinbeck, Román A. Jiménez

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De ratones y hombres
Title:De ratones y hombres
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Number of Pages:167
Category:Classics, Fiction, School, Literature, Historical fiction
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Raised on a ranch in northern California Jody is well schooled in the hard work and demands of a rancher s life He is used to the way of horses too but nothing has prepared him for the special connection he will forge with Gabilan a hot tempered pony his father gives him With Billy Buck the hired hand Jody tends and trains his horse restlessly anticipating the moment he will sit high upon Gabilan s saddle But when Gabilan falls ill Jody discovers there are still lessons he must learn about the ways of nature and particularly the ways of man, Like his father and grandfather before him Kino is a poor diver gathering pearls from the gulf beds that once brought great wealth to the kings of Spain and now provide Kino Juana and their infant son with meager subsistence Then on a day like any other Kino emerges from the sea with a pearl as large as a sea gull s egg as perfect as the moon With the pearl comes hope the promise of comfort and of security br br A story of classic simplicity based on a Mexican folk tale i The Pearl i explores the secrets of man s nature greed the darkest depths of evil and the luminous possibilities of love, Ethan Allen Hawley the protagonist of Steinbeck s last novel works as a clerk in a grocery store that his family once owned With Ethan no longer a member of Long Island s aristocratic class his wife is restless and his teenage children are hungry for the tantalizing material comforts he cannot provide Then one day in a moment of moral crisis Ethan decides to take a holiday from his own scrupulous standards br br Set in Steinbeck s contemporary America the novel explores the tenuous line between private and public honesty that today ranks it alongside his most acclaimed works of penetrating insight into the American condition This edition features an introduction and notes by Steinbeck scholar Susan Shillinglaw, Steinbeck is an artist and he tells the stories of these lovable thieves and adulterers with a gentle and poetic purity of heart and of prose New York Herald Tribune br br Adopting the structure and themes of the Arthurian legend Steinbeck created a Camelot on a shabby hillside above the town of Monterey California and peopled it with a colorful band of knights At the center of the tale is Danny whose house like Arthur s castle becomes a gathering place for men looking for adventure camaraderie and a sense of belonging These knights are i paisanos i men of mixed heritage whose ancestors settled California hundreds of years before Free of ties to jobs and other complications of the American way of life they fiercely resist the corrupting tide of honest toil in the surrounding ocean of civil rectitude br br As Steinbeck chronicles their deeds their multiple loves their wonderful brawls their Rabelaisian wine drinking he spins a tale as compelling and ultimately as touched by sorrow as the famous legends of the Round Table which inspired him