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Author Oelschlager, Vanita, author.

Title The Gandy Dancers : and work songs from the American railroad / written by Vanita Oelschlager ; with special contributor A. Van Jordan ; and art by Mike Blanc.

Publication Info. [Akron, Ohio] : VanitaBooks, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction    j 781.6205 OEL    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations, music ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "With stunning illustrations that make history come alive, this book is an excellent opportunity for kids to learn about the tradition of American folk songs. This is a finely crafted look into the song and spirit that were the soundtrack for America's industrial revolution. Poetry and music come alive here from the past to the present ... Praise to the Gandy dancers of the world!"-- Page [4] of cover.
Subject Railroads -- Songs and music -- Juvenile literature.
Work songs -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Folk music -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Folk music.
Folk music -- United States.
Added Author Jordan, A. Van.
Blanc, Mike, illustrator.
ISBN 1938164083 (hardcover)
9781938164088 (hardcover)
9781938164071 (paperback)
1938164075 (paperback)

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