The sounds of slavery : discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech

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Main Author: White, Shane.
Contributors: White, Graham J.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Boston : Beacon Press, c2005.
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245 1 4 |a The sounds of slavery :  |b discovering African American history through songs, sermons, and speech  |c Shane White and Graham White 
260 |a Boston :  |b Beacon Press,  |c c2005. 
300 |a xxii, 241 p. ; 23 cm +  |e 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.) 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-234) and index. 
505 0 |a The lords of sounds -- "All we knowed was go and come by de bells and horns" -- "To translate everyday experiences into living sound" -- "De music [of the slaves] make dese Cab Calloways of today git to de woods an' hide -- "Sing no hymns of your own composing" -- "He can invent a plausible tale at a moment's warning" -- "Boots or no boots, I gwine shout today!" -- "When we had a black preacher that was heaven" -- Sountracks of the city: Charleston, New York, and New Orleans. 
650 0 |a Slaves  |z Southern States  |x Social life and customs. 
650 0 |a Slaves  |z Southern States  |v Songs and music. 
650 0 |a Slaves  |z Southern States  |x Language. 
650 0 |a Songs  |z Southern States  |x History. 
650 0 |a Oral communication  |z Southern States  |x History. 
650 0 |a Plantation life  |z Southern States. 
651 0 |a Southern States  |x Social life and customs. 
650 0 |a Slavery  |x Social aspects  |z Southern States  |x History. 
650 0 |a African Americans  |z Southern States  |x History. 
650 0 |a Aural history  |z Southern States. 
700 1 |a White, Graham J. 
852 |a Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Closed Stacks  |h USouth E 443 .W59 2005  |t 1 
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