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And their children after them : the legacy of Let us now praise famous men, James Agee, Walker Evans, and the rise and fall of cotton in the South

Author: Dale Maharidge; Michael Williamson
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines the lives, fifty years later, of the Alabama families profiled in Agee and Walker's book about tenant farmers in the Depression, describing the impact of the loss of cotton as a livelihood on later generations.
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Maharidge, Dale.
And their children after them.
New York : Pantheon Books, ©1989
(OCoLC)597332751
Named Person: James Agee; James Agee; Walker Evans
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dale Maharidge; Michael Williamson
ISBN: 0394577663 9780394577661 0679728783 9780679728788
OCLC Number: 18949507
Notes: Map and plan on lining papers.
Awards: Pulizer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1990.
Description: xxiv, 262 pages, 80 pages of plates : illustrations, map, plan ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword/Carl Mydans-Preface-King Cotton-1936-1940- Gudger-Ricketts-Woods-Bridges-Gaines-1940-1960-Gudger-Ricketts-Woods-Bridges-Gaines-1960-1986-Gudger-Ricketts-Woods-Bridges-Gaines-Coda-Acknowledgements-Main Characters and Places --
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Responsibility: Dale Maharidge and Michael Williamson ; with a foreword by Carl Mydans.

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Examines the lives, fifty years later, of the Alabama families profiled in Agee and Walker's book about tenant farmers in the Depression, describing the impact of the loss of cotton as a livelihood on later generations.

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