Download PDF by Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress: California in the 1930s: The WPA Guide to the Golden State

By Federal Writers Project of the Works Progress Administration,David Kipen

ISBN-10: 0520275403

ISBN-13: 9780520275409

Alive with the exuberance, contradictions, and diversity of the Golden nation, this Depression-era advisor to California is greater than seven-hundred pages of knowledge that's, as David Kipen writes in his lively advent, "anecdotal, opinionated, and altogether habit-forming." Describing the historical past, tradition, and roadside points of interest of the Thirties, the WPA consultant to California positive factors a number of the absolute best nameless literature of its period, with writing by way of luminaries reminiscent of San Francisco poet Kenneth Rexroth, composer-writer- hobo Harry Partch, and authors Tillie Olsen and Kenneth Patchen.

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