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CA 101H Top 20 Songs That Shaped the 20th Century: 1940s

Resources for CA 101H: Top 20 Songs That Shaped the 20th Century.

Audio playlist - 1940s

Song preview & MP3 purchase

Background Videos - 1940s

Video playlist - 1940s

This Land is Your Land

Music & Lyrics: Woody Guthrie
Performer: Woody Guthrie
Date: 1940

White Christmas

Music & Lyrics: Irving Berlin
Performer: Bing Crosby
Date: 1942

Subject Guide

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