They were strong and good / written and illustrated by Robert Lawson.
By: Lawson, Robert.
Contributor(s): Lawson, Robert [ill] | Viking Press [pbl].Material type: TextPublisher: [New York] : Viking Press, c1940, c1968Description:  p. : ill. ; 26 x 22 cm.ISBN: 0670699497; 9780670699490.Subject(s): Families -- United States -- Juvenile literature | Families -- Juvenile literature | Courage -- Juvenile literature | Ship captains -- Juvenile literature | Farm life -- Juvenile literature | Sermons -- Juvenile literature | Devil -- Juvenile literature | Convents -- Juvenile literature | Soldiers -- Confederate States of America -- Juvenile literature | Slaves -- Juvenile literature | Love -- Juvenile literature | United States -- History -- Biography -- Juvenile literature | United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865DDC classification: 973.0922 LOC classification: PZ7.L4384Awards: Caldecott Medal, 1941.Summary: Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.
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Art techniques used: Pen and ink drawings in black and white, reminiscent of copper plate etchings.
"This is the story of my mother and my father and of their fathers and mothers." ... Forward.
"First published September 1940."
Relates the story of the author's grandparents and parents, who, though not famous, helped build the United States.
Caldecott Medal, 1941.