scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 825
John Steinbecks novel The Grapes of Wraith is the epic story of the Joad familys migration from the Oklahoma Dust Bowl to the Promised Land of California The novel has many twists and turns that end up in themes Us people got to stick together to get by these hard times is a quote by Dorothea Lange from the novel The Bitter Years which is a photographic essay about the Depression This quote happens to be one of the major themes on the novel The Grapes of Wraith To survive through the hard times of Depression one has to become two The unity in this novel becomes a major theme throughout the books Unity is Strength for these people The example of this theme keeps coming up in the novel throughout the story When Joads family are driving down the road towards California they encounter many people who have nothing to give but they help each other out during the need of the others Lets take Wilsons for example They are just couple travelling down the road who doesnt even have enough money to get to California When the Wilsons meet them they let Grandpa Goad sleep on their tent when he is sick to show their hospitality towards the Joads We are proud to help I aint felt so-safe in a long time People needs-to help They travel towards California together but on the way Sairy Wilson gets sick so the Wilsons have to stay behind But as the Joads are departing Pa hands Wilson the little money he has and some food In the highway Mae a waitress in a fast-food place shows her kindness by giving some people who are poor some candies in her expense She is not even related to them but she cant just stand around while people go hungry After getting to California they learn about Hooverville and also about the unfair working conditions and they
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA