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My America : a poetry atlas of the United States

Author: Lee Bennett Hopkins; Stephen Alcorn
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, Inc., 2001, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems evocative of seven geographical regions of the United States, including the Northeast, Southeast, Great Lakes, Plains, Mountain, Southwest, and Pacific Coast States.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Poetry
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Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Bennett Hopkins; Stephen Alcorn
ISBN: 0439372909 9780439372909
OCLC Number: 48546662
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: 83 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Northeast states: Map --
Facts --
Watercolor Maine / C. Drew Lamm --
Islands in the Boston Harbor / David McCord --
New England lighthouse / Rebecca Kai Dotlich --
Gulls and buoys / Anne LeMieux --
City blockades / Lee Bennett Hopkins --
Frost's fFarm road / James Hayford --
Vermont conversation / Patricia Hubbell --
Capital: Map --
Facts --
Washington D.C. / Rebecca Kai Dotlich --
Southeast States: Map --
Facts --
Kentucky / Lee Bennett Hopkins --
Knoxville, Tennessee / Nikki Giovanni --
Bourbon and canal / Brod Bagert and Charles Smith --
Mississippi / Tom Robert Shields --
Alabama earth (At Booker T. Washington's Grave) / Langston Hughes --
Some rivers / Frank Asch --
Great Lake states: Map --
Facts --
Crossing Ohio when Poppies Bloom in Ashtabula / Carl Sandburg --
This is Indiana / Rebecca Kai Dotlich --
Tonight in Chicago / Anonymous --
Dear cousin / Dathryn Allen Ilitch --
Wisconsin in Feb-b-rr-uary / Lee Bennett Hopkins --
Front porch / Leslie Nelson Jennings --
Farmer / Prince Redcloud --
Pine tree tops / Gary Snyder --
Plains states: Map --
Facts --
Midwest town / Ruth De Long Peterson --
Kansas boy / Ruth Lechlitner --
Laughing corn / Carl Sandburg --
Nebraska / Jon Swan --
Grandpa's Trees / Barbara M. Hales --
Sioux Lullaby / Prince Redcloud --
Winter Dark / Lillian Moore --
Mountain states: Map --
Facts --
"For purple mountains' majesty" / Myra Cohn Livingston --
Boulder, Colorado / X.J. Kennedy --
Driving Montana / Kris Aro McLeod --
Idaho / Kaye Starbird --
Snow country / Dave Etter --
Skier / Robert Francis --
Zion National Park --
Utah / Fran Haraway --
Until We Built a Cabin / Aileen Fisher --
Southwest States: Map --
Facts --
Lifeline / Shonto Begay --
Cactus / April Halprin Wayland --
Desert / Lillian M. Fisher --
Hawk / Douglas Florian --
Santa Fe, New Mexico / April Halprin Wayland --
March in New Mexico / Elizabeth Coatsworth --
Grand Canyon colors / Tom Robert Shields --
Pacific Coast states: Map --
Facts --
California missions / Ann Whitford Paul --
California ghost town / Fran Haraway --
Behind the redwood curtain / Natasha Wing --
Seattle morning / Lee Bennett Hopkins --
Alaska / Joaquin Miller --
Mauna Loa / Tom Robert Shields.
Responsibility: selected by Lee Bennett Hopkins ; illustrated by Stephen Alcorn.

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A collection of poems evocative of seven geographical regions of the United States, including the Northeast, Southeast, Great Lakes, Plains, Mountain, Southwest, and Pacific Coast States.

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