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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, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the mid-1980s, two photographers find out what happened to three families of Alabama cotton-picking tenants in the fifty years since James Agee and Walker Evans told their stories in the book "Let Us Now Praise Famous Men."
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: James Agee; James Agee; Walker Evans; James Agee; Walker Evans
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dale Maharidge; Michael Williamson
ISBN: 0679728783 9780679728788
OCLC Number: 31097592
Notes: Copyright date from back cover.
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize General Non-Fiction Category 1990
Description: xxiv, 262 pages, 80 pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Dale Maharidge and Michael Williamson ; with a foreword by Carl Mydans.

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In the mid-1980s, two photographers find out what happened to three families of Alabama cotton-picking tenants in the fifty years since James Agee and Walker Evans told their stories in the book "Let Us Now Praise Famous Men."

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