The Dream and the Deal: The Federal Writers' Project, 1935-1943 (Paperback)

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Description


Almost 7000 authors--including Richard Wright, John Cheever, and Saul Bellow--were employed by this federal program, which saved many literary careers during the Depression and which also produced the best state guidebooks ever written.

About the Author


Jerre Mangione is a retired professor of English at the University of Pennsylvania. He is author of the bestselling Mount Allegro and several other books and novels.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780815604150
ISBN-10: 0815604157
Publisher: Syracuse University Press
Publication Date: November 1st, 1996
Pages: 432
Language: English