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Sing for Freedom

The Story Of The Civil Rights Movement Through Its Songs
Two classic collections of freedom songs by historians Guy and Candie Carawan, We Shall Overcome (1963) and Freedom is a Constant Struggle (1968), are reprinted here in a single edition. Sing for Freedom includes a major new introduction by the editors, as well as words and music to original songs from the Civil Rights movement. The book also offers documentary photographs and scores of firsthand accounts by participants in the movement.

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Publish Date

2007

ISBN

1588381935


Format: Printed Music
Title: Sing for freedom : the story of the Civil Rights Movement through its songs / compiled and edited by Guy and Candie Carawan ; foreward by Julian Bond.
Publisher Date: Montgomery, AL : NewSouth Books, 2007.
Subject: African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- Songs and music. Protest songs -- Southern States Gospel music -- Southern States Songs, English -- Southern States
Isbn: 1588381935 9781588381934
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System Items Available: 4
System Items Total: 5
Call Number: 782.42 Sin
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Bib Id: 299882

Format: Printed Music
Title: Sing for freedom : the story of the Civil Rights Movement through its songs / compiled and edited by Guy and Candie Carawan ; foreward by Julian Bond.
Publisher, Date: Montgomery, AL : NewSouth Books, 2007.
Description: xxii, 266 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Subjects: African Americans -- Civil rights -- Southern States -- Songs and music.
Subjects: Protest songs -- Southern States
Subjects: Gospel music -- Southern States
Subjects: Songs, English -- Southern States
Other Author: Carawan, Guy
Other Author: Carawan, Candie
Other Author: Bond, Julian.
Notes: Previously pub. as 2 separate volumes.
Notes: Includes commentary with each song, bibliographical references and index.
Contents: We shall overcome (originally published: New York : Oak Publications, 1963) -- Freedom is a constant struggle (originally published: New York : Oak Publications, 1968).
ISBN: 1588381935
ISBN: 9781588381934
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Available Copies: 4
Total Copies: 5
Call Number: 782.42 Sin