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Homeward to America

Ciardi, John

Homeward to America

by Ciardi, John

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Published by Henry Holt and Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJohn Ciardi.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3505.I27 H6 1940
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6398321M
LC Control Number40003997
OCLC/WorldCa1395402

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Homeward Bound is a book you should read if the ruckus you hear behind those soaring melodies is of interest, as it should be." — Warren Zanes, New York Times bestselling author of Petty “While fans wait for Simon’s own story of his life, this insightful, well-researched work from Carlin (who penned an acclaimed Springsteen bio before. A sociological examination of the home life of the 's as a reflection of Cold War imperatives; by May (American Studies/Univ. of Minnesota), author of Great Expectations: Marriage and Divorce in Post-Victorian America (). It is a great irony that in an era of international tension that found its greatest symbol in young schoolchildren crouched, hands behind heads, in school basements.


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