Soul of a people the WPA Writers' Project uncovers Depression America

Title Soul of a people the WPA Writers' Project uncovers Depression America
Names Taylor, David A.
Book Number DB068741
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation History of the 1930s Federal Writers' Project, which employed writers to compile state guidebooks by interviewing local citizenry. Describes workers' experiences with the program and their consequent ability to escape Depression-era poverty. Includes samples from John Cheever, Ralph Ellison, Zora Neale Hurston, Richard Wright, and others. Some strong language. 2009.
Narrator Bernson, Barry.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
Short Book - SH
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Literature - LIT
General Non-Fiction - GNF
Audience Notes Male narrator.
Contains strong language.
LC Subject United States - Guidebooks - History - 20th century
United States - Civilization - 1918-1945
United States - Intellectual life - 20th century
United States - Social conditions - 1933-1945
Call Number 973.917 ANF
Language English
Released 2009
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2009 (American Printing House for the Blind, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2009. 9780470403808
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