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They were strong and good

Author: Robert Lawson; Viking Press.
Publisher: New York, New York : Viking Press, 1968. ©1968
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.
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Genre/Form: Caldecott Medal
Biography
History
Juvenile works
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Fiction
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lawson, Robert, 1892-1957.
They were strong and good.
New York : Viking, 1969, ©1968
(OCoLC)761226805
Named Person: Lawson family.
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Lawson; Viking Press.
ISBN: 9780670699490 0670699497
OCLC Number: 11192858
Notes: Art techniques used: Pen and ink drawings in black and white, reminiscent of copper plate etchings.
"This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers." ... Forward.
"First published September 1940."
Awards: Caldecott Medal Award, 1941
Description: 68 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 26 x 22 cm
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Robert Lawson.

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Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.

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