"A beautiful book of windows onto the life of Walt Whitman. From the clear ringing prose to the fascinating photographs and colored illustrations of the great poet’s life we find the man anew—standing in his time and looking straight at us…. [Huets] has made a book of marvels and I can’t put it…
Ted Widmer, editor. Modern commentary on the American Civil War, culled from The New York Times’ popular Disunion on-line journal. Two articles by Jean Huets are featured: one of Disunion's most popular articles, "Boxers, Briefs and Battles,” on soldiers' underwear (and lack thereof) and “Killing…
Here’s a PDF of Walt Whitman’s “Song of Myself,” free for you to enjoy.
PDF Walt Whitman’s Song of Myself 1881
The text was cut/pasted from The Walt Whitman Archive (link). Please note I can’t offer support or help with download issues, formatting, printers, etc.
This sound recording archived at the Library of Congress may be Walt reading his poem “America.”
Centre of equal daughters, equal sons,
All, all alike endear’d, grown, ungrown, young or old,
Strong, ample, fair, enduring, capable, rich,
Perennial with the Earth, with Freedom, Law and Love.