John Steinbeck

1902 - 1968

"The migrants streamed over the mountains,

hungry and restless

- restless as ants, scurrying to find work to do -

to lift, to push, to pull, to pick, to cut - anything,

any burden to bear, for food."

 

 

For a brief biographical sketch, please click on the following source:

Nobelprize.org

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1962/steinbeck-bio.html