Seeds of Man

Seeds of Man

An Experience Lived and Dreamed

Book - 1995
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Seeds of Man is based on Woody Guthrie's adventurous 1931 trip through Texas. Nineteen-year-old Woody, accompanied by family members, drives from Pampa in the Panhandle to the rugged Big Bend country in a wheezing Model-T Ford truck. They are searching for a silver mine that Uncle Jeff had discovered and then lost. This autobiographical novel, originally published in 1976--nearly ten years after Woody Guthrie's death--shows how his father's search for riches was a dead-end street. The characters dare and do, drink Papa's high-proof whiskey, eat out of cans, meet real characters, make love, and sing the lively songs composed by Woody along the way.
Publisher: Lincoln :, University of Nebraska Press,, [1995]
ISBN: 9780803270534
Branch Call Number: 782.4216213 G9846g
Characteristics: 401 pages ; 23 cm


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