The Great Depression
The Great Depression. http://history1900s.about.com/od/1930s/p/greatdepression.htm
John Steinbeck http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Steinbeck
He wrote of mice and men.
He was born February 27, 1902.
He wrote 16 novels
6 non-fiction books
And 5 collections of short stories.
Of mice and men http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Of_Mice_and_Men
It tells a story of two migrant ranch workers who move from place to place in search of new job opportunities during the Great Depression in California.
It was published in 1937