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The Grapes of Wrath | Study Guide

John Steinbeck

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The Grapes of Wrath | Character Map

Nephew/ Uncle Brothers Son/ Mother Uncle John Tom's uncle; Pa's brother Al Joad Teenage brother of Tom; responsible for truck maintenance Brother/ Sister Tom Joad Second son of Ma and Pa Joad; wants to help common people Rose of Sharon Tom's pregnant sister; eldest Joad daughter Daughter/ Mother Friends Son/Father Son/ Mother Ma Joad Tom's mother; married to Pa Pa Joad Tom's father; Ma's husband Jim Casy Former preacher; traveling friend of Joad family; people advocate Brothers Son/ Father Brother/Sister Niece/Uncle Daughter/Father
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