Eddie Ricketts was a marine biologist that was good friends with author John Steinbeck. Steinbeck was inspired to The Pearl after he and Eddie went on an expedition to the Sea of Cortez.
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What influenced John Steinbeck to write The Pearl?
John Steinbeck first heard the story in a marine research trip to the gulf of California with his friend ed ricketts. After that trip he recast the story as the short novel the pearl ...
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Did Peter Brady of the Brady Bunch ever read the novel The Red Badge of Courage?
Peter never did, but there was a Munsters episode where Eddie had to read that novel. ...