3 edition of Stories of great national songs found in the catalog.
|Statement||by Colonel Nicholas Smith.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||238 p. 2 pl., 18 port.|
|Number of Pages||238|
Along with telling the stories behind these songs, America's Songs suggests, simply and succinctly, what makes a song great. The book illuminates the way each great song melds words and music--sentiment and melody--into a seamless whole. America's Songs also traces the fascinating but mysterious process of collaboration, the give-and-take. Condition means everything in a book's value. A book that has significant damage is likely not worth much. A book collector wants an attractive copy. Dust jackets. Most hard cover books published since the early 20th century were sold with a dust jacket. The dust jacket is both the most decorative part of a book, and the most delicate. A.
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Provo-based husband-and-wife duo Sam and Suzanne Payne have written historical material before, from projects for the printed page and the performance stage to music. The Bees and the Beekeeper. The Bride anci the Two Grooms. The Bear and the Crabs. The Bird Catcher and the Cricket. The Owl and the Nightingale. The Bees and the Beetles. The Bear and the Crabs. The Owl and the Nightingale. The Wolf and the Ass. The Lion and the Gnat. The Lion and the Elephant. The Monkeys and a Bell. A Wizard and a Mouse.
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Stories behind the Songs and Hymns about Heaven by Ace Collins shares the circumstances that inspired some of the greatest hymns. “These are the musical stories of heaven as seen through the eyes of people who lived their faith on earth” This book is pages and includes the /5(27).
Campfire Stories is an anthology of tales, songs, ballads, legends, short stories and myths collected from the communities in and around 6 of America’s favorite National Parks.
The stories capture the essence of these lands and give a voice to the communities that share them. Since antiquity, no other text has enjoyed a presence quite like The Book of Songs – in one critic’s words, it is “the classic of the human heart and the human mind.”It is the first poetic.
The book for review is Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins. This book falls in the genres of religion, holidays, Christmas and history.
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In he co-wrote, with Martin Fabinyi, his first book Too Much Ain't Enough a biography of pub rocker and former Cold Chisel vocalist Jimmy Barnes. Creswell has also written The Real Thing: Adventures in Australian Rock & Roll Occupation: Journalist, editor, author. David George Haskell's "The Songs of Trees: Stories from Natures Great Connectors" has received much deserved attention.
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In the video below, Highland Songs of the Forty-Five, we’re sharing the original audio recordings of a series of Gaelic songs collected by archivist John Lorne Campbell from and his wife Margaret Fay Shaw were noted scholars of Gaelic culture and life.
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Watch John Prine Reveal The Stories Behind His Songs And Images From His Book, 'Beyond Words': The Record After nearly 50 years of songwriting, John Prine has released a book, Beyond Words, full. How Great Thou Art”, written by Stuart Hine, Robert J. Morgan, Then Sings My Soul: of the World’s Greatest Hymn Stories, Kenneth Osbeck, Hymn Stories, should have been called The Almost Complete Book of Stories about Hymns, Gospel Songs, Contemporary Praise and Worship, Southern Gospel, Spirituals, Etc.
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parks, monuments, and landmarks, from Maine’s Acadia National Park to California’s Sequoia National Park. Thousands of great short stories can be found in American Literature's Short Story Library, including many of the greatest short stories ever written. Our collection continues to expand and we also feature a Short Story of the Day.
If you are a serious short story reader you will love our short story collections featuring the works of Anton Chekhov, O. Henry, Kate Chopin, James Joyce, Mark.Reading Is Fundamental is committed to a literate America by inspiring a passion for reading among all children, providing quality content to make an impact and engage communities.
As the nation’s largest children’s literacy non-profit and charity, Reading Is Fundamental maximizes every contribution to ensure all children have the ability to read and succeed. His book The Forest Unseen was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/E.O.
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