Woody Guthrie, Poet of the People

Woody Guthrie, Poet of the People

Book - 2001
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Woody Guthrie spent his life putting into words and music what the rest of America was thinking. He roamed from coast to coast and captured the despair of those displaced by the Great Depression and the dust bowl, eulogized workers, and celebrated the great natural beauty of America. This is an introductory biography presented as a picture book with a brief lyrical text and powerful, hand-tinted, woodcut-like illustrations. It includes the complete lyrics to "This Land Is Your Land" and excerpts from his other songs. A book for all ages, it makes this talented and tragic man accessible to young children and will please his older folksinging fans with its stunning art. From the Hardcover edition.
Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2001
ISBN: 9780375911132
0375911138
9780375811135
0375811133
Branch Call Number: 92B Guthrie Christen
jB Guthrie Christen
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm

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