Bound for Glory

Author(s): Woody Guthrie

Biography

This is the autobiography of Woody Guthrie, the founder of modern American folk music. It is a funny, cynical, earthy and tragic account of his life in an Oklahoma oil-boom town, of the Depression, and of his subsequent travels in, on and under trains, in stolen cars and on his feet round America.


Product Information

Woody Guthrie, the son of a cowboy, was born in 1912 in rural Oklahoma. When the Depression arrived, Woody hit the road and travlled round America. He became a folksinger, guitarist, merchant seaman, actor, artist and broadcaster. Woody Guthrie died in 1967 in Queen's, New York.

General Fields

  • : 9780141187228
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : May 2004
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 18mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Woody Guthrie
  • : Paperback
  • : 2004
  • : English
  • : 782.42162130092
  • : 320
  • : Folk music; Biography & autobiography: film, television, music, theatre
  • : Illustrations