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Author Silvey, Anita, author.

Title Let your voice be heard : the life and times of Pete Seeger / Anita Silvey.

Publication Info. New York : Clarion Books, [2016]


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Description 104 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-98) and index.
Contents The beginnings -- Mentors and school -- Choosing music -- Becoming a performer -- Success at last -- Under suspicion -- Fighting back -- Joining forces -- Singing together to save our planet -- Pete Seeger's legacy.
Summary Pete Seeger was an internationally honored folk musician and political radical who devoted his life to furthering humanitarian causes and getting people to sing. This biography traces his musical career, including the period when he was blacklisted by the House Committee on Un-American Activities, and the growth of his conviction that freedom and justice had to be defended and that the power of song could be used to fight back when these ideals were threatened.
Audience 1050 Lexile.
Subject Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014 -- Juvenile literature.
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014. (OCoLC)fst00001640
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014.
Folk singers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Folk singers. (OCoLC)fst01198495
Folk singers.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Biographies.
Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9780547330129 (hardcover)

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