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Carl Sandburg: A Biography (edition 1993)

by Penelope Niven

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Title:Carl Sandburg: A Biography
Authors:Penelope Niven
Info:University of Illinois Press (1993), Hardcover, 888 pages
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Tags:American Biography

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Granted accesss to more than 50,000 papers in the Sandburg Collection in Connemara, North Carolina, Niven chronicles Sandburg from his birth in 1878 to immigrant parents, through the years when he struggled to find his identity, into his maturity and fame. The first major biography of Carl Sandburg, this is a remarkable portrait of the populist, the journalist, the orator, the biographer of Lincoln, and, ultimately, the best-loved poet of America's heartland. 16 pages of photographs.

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Follows the life and career of poetbiographer Carl Sandburg.

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