13317. Epic Journeys in "Huckleberry Finn" and "Grapes of Wrath".
Compares the physical and symbolic odysseys of the protagonists in the novels by Mark Twain and John Steinbeck. Huck's journey is seen as an escape and liberation that leads to maturity, while the Joad's westward trek is seen as a desperate struggle for survival. 9 pages, 10 footnotes, 2 bibliographic sources.
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