Who was Walt Whitman? / by Kirsten Anderson ; illustrated by Tim Foley
Book | Penguin Workshop | 2021

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Description
108 pages : black and white illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series
Who was... ?
Who was-- .
Note
"An official WHO HQ book" -- Cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Summary
Walt Whitman was a printer, journalist, editor, and schoolteacher. But today, he's recognized as one of America's founding poets, a man who changed American literature forever. Throughout his life, Walt journeyed everywhere, from New York to New Orleans, Washington D.C. to Denver, taking in all that America had to offer.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Contents
Who was Walt Whitman? -- Long Island to Brooklyn -- City life -- Leaves of grass -- Sprouting leaves -- Life during wartime -- The good gray poet -- Friends from Britain -- Camden -- Banned in Boston -- Mickle Street -- Timelines -- Bibliography.
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ISBN
9780399543982 (paperback)
0399543988 (paperback)
9780399543999 (library binding)
0399543996 (library binding)
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