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My People

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My People

By Langston Hughes; Charles R. Smith Jr (Illustrator)

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9781416935407, 40pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2009

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Description

Langston Hughes's spare yet eloquent tribue to his people has been cherished for generations. Now, acclaimed photographer Charles R. Smith Jr. interprets this beloved poem in vivid sepia photographs that capture the glory, the beauty, and the soul of being a black American today.

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