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Hour of Freedom: American History in Poetry


Book Description
Milton Meltzer, one of the most respected chroniclers of twentieth-century history, turns his attention to the most personal of genres--poetry--and selects fifty-nine poems by American writers that celebrate, assail, and define events within seven major historical periods of the United States. Old masters, such as Walt Whitman, Henry David Thoreau, and William Cullen Bryant and modern-day greats, ... More
Book Information
PublisherWordsong
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages96
ISBN-101590780213
ISBN-13978-1590780213
Publication Date06/01/2003
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About Milton Meltzer (Author, Compiler, Editor) : Milton Meltzer is a published author and an editor of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Milton Meltzer include Up Close: John Steinbeck, Albert Einstein: A Biogr... more
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About Marc Nadel (Illustrator) : Marc Nadel is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Marc Nadel include Carl Sandburg: Adventures of a Poet, Hour of Freedom:... more
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