This Land Is Your Land

Woody Guthrie and the Journey of an American Folk Song

by Robert Santelli and Nora Guthrie

Hardcover, 252, [3] p., Perseus Books Group, List Price: $24 | purchase

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This Land Is Your Land
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Woody Guthrie and the Journey of an American Folk Song
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Robert Santelli and Nora Guthrie

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With rare photographs, a removable poster, and original interviews with many music icons, an account of the creation of America's most celebrated folk song also details Guthrie's journey from Oklahoma to New York in 1940.

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