Growing Up by Russell Baker

"Growing Up" is a memoir that recounts the author's experiences growing up in America during the Great Depression and World War II. The author shares his journey from a poverty-stricken childhood in Virginia to becoming a successful journalist in New York. The narrative is filled with engaging anecdotes about his family, particularly his strong-willed mother, and the struggles they faced during these challenging times. The memoir is an exploration of the author's family history, personal growth, and the socio-political landscape of mid-20th century America.

The 4895th greatest book of all time


Published
1982
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
352
Words
Unknown
Original Language
English

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