Download e-book for iPad: Like a Bird: The Art of the American Slave Song (Millbrook by Cynthia Grady,Michele Wood

By Cynthia Grady,Michele Wood

ISBN-10: 1467785504

ISBN-13: 9781467785501

Enslaved African americans longed for freedom, and that longing took many forms—including song. Drawing on biblical imagery, slave songs either expressed the sorrow of lifestyles in bondage and provided a rallying cry for the spirit.

Like a poultry brings jointly textual content, tune, and illustrations through Coretta Scott King Award-winning illustrator Michele wooden to express the wealthy that means in the back of 13 of those robust songs.

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