Literature: In Dubious Battle
In Dubious Battle
is a novel by John Steinbeck
. Like many of his stories, it is set in The Great Depression
. It tells the story of individuals in the Party (hinted to be Communists) who tried to incite riots throughout Central California.
This novel provides examples of:
- Animal Motifs: Dogs. Several characters are described like dogs, and dogs in general are featured prominently in the novel.