Long Steel Rail

Written By Norm Cohen
Long Steel Rail
  • Publsiher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release : 27 November 2021
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
  • Pages : 710 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Long Steel Rail written by Norm Cohen which was release on 27 November 2021, this book published by University of Illinois Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Impeccable scholarship and lavish illustration mark this landmark study of American railroad folksong. Norm Cohen provides a sweeping discussion of the human aspects of railroad history, railroad folklore, and the evolution of the American folksong. The heart of the book is a detailed analysis of eighty-five songs, from "John Henry" and "The Wabash Cannonball" to "Hell-Bound Train" and "Casey Jones," with their music, sources, history, and variations, and discographies. A substantial new introduction updates this edition.

Long Steel Rail

Long Steel Rail
  • Author : Norm Cohen
  • Publisher : University of Illinois Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 710
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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Summary : Impeccable scholarship and lavish illustration mark this landmark study of American railroad folksong. Norm Cohen provides a sweeping discussion of the human aspects of railroad history, railroad folklore, and the evolution of the American folksong. The heart of the book is a detailed analysis of eighty-five songs, from "John Henry" ...

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  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2017-02-24
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2001-11-21
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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  • Release Date : 2013-07-01
  • Total pages : 224
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  • Release Date : 2017-06-29
  • Total pages : 670
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  • Publisher : St. Martin's Griffin
  • Release Date : 2008-11-11
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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  • Release Date : 2015-07-02
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1842
  • Total pages : 592
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1834
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-04-10
  • Total pages : 288
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  • Publisher : Bold Strokes Books Inc
  • Release Date : 2017-09-12
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9780252068812
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