Travels With Charley Author:John Steinbeck In 1960, when he was almost 60 years old, john Steinbeck set out to rediscover his native land. Accompanied only by a French poodle named Charley, he traveled the length and breadth of the United States. He outfought a hurricane in New York and drank cognac in Maine with a family of migrant farm workers. He renewed old acquaintances in Californi... more »a and attended a modern witches' sabbath in New Orleans. He saw things which stirred his anger and things which made him swell with pride.
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