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Author: Erskine Caldwell; Margaret Bourke-White; Alan Trachtenberg
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the middle years of the Great Depression, Erskine Caldwell and photographer Margaret Bourke-White spent eighteen months traveling across the back roads of the Deep South - from South Carolina to Arkansas - to document the living conditions of the sharecropper. Their collaboration resulted in You Have Seen their Faces, a graphic portrayal of America's desperately poor rural underclass. First published in 1937, it  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erskine Caldwell; Margaret Bourke-White; Alan Trachtenberg
ISBN: 0820316911 9780820316918 082031692X 9780820316925
OCLC Number: 31172869
Notes: "Brown Thrasher books."
Originally published: New York : Modern Age Books, 1937.
Description: viii, 54 pages, 64 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Erskine Caldwell and Margaret Bourke-White ; foreword by Alan Trachtenberg.

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A graphic portrayal of the sharecropper's plight. This book documents the living conditions of the sharecroppers, America's poor rural underclass. Supported by commentary, the poor tell how the  Read more...

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I don't know that I've ever seen better photography. . . . Mr. Caldwell has done some of his finest writing for this book.--New York Times You Have Seen Their Faces contains some of the best work of Read more...

 
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