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Title Lyrics and borrowed tunes of the American temperance movement / compiled and edited by Paul D. Sanders
Published Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 281 pages) : illustrations, music
Contents Patriotic songs. America ; Yankee Doodle ; La Marseillaise ; The star-spangled banner ; Hail to the chief ; Columbia, the gem of the ocean ; Additional lyrics -- Hymns. Doxology ; All hail the power of Jesus' name ; Watchman, tell us of the night ; Stand up, stand up for Jesus ; Sweet by and by ; Hold the fort ; Onward, Christian soldiers ; Bringing in the sheaves ; Additional lyrics -- Scottish songs. Auld lang syne ; Bruce's address ; The Campbells are coming ; Comin' thro' the rye ; Additional lyrics -- Popular songs. Home, sweet home ; Long, long ago ; A life on the ocean wave ; Old Dan Tucker ; The old oaken bucket ; Wait for the wagon ; Additional lyrics -- Civil War songs. My Maryland ; The battle hymn of the republic ; Dixie land ; When Johnny comes marching home ; Battle cry of freedom ; Tramp! tramp! tramp! ; We're tenting tonight ; Marching through Georgia ; Additional lyrics
Summary "Systematically presents hundreds of lyrics set to borrowed tunes that were used by the American temperance movement (ca. 1840-1920) to further the cause of alcohol prohibition. Includes introductory text and musical notations for 32 borrowed tunes, grouped by song type"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-271) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Temperance -- Songs and music -- Texts.
Temperance -- Songs and music.
Temperance -- Songs and music -- History and criticism.
Temperance -- United States -- History.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Sanders, Paul D., 1956-
LC no. 2006000126
ISBN 0826265359 (electronic bk.)
9780826265357 (electronic bk.)