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6 edition of I"ve Got a Home in Gloryland found in the catalog.

I"ve Got a Home in Gloryland

A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad

by Karolyn Smardz Frost

  • 364 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Thomas Allen & Son .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Canada - General,
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11265015M
    ISBN 10088762250X
    ISBN 109780887622502

    I've Got A Home In Glory Land. I felt this book was a bit confusing as there are too many names and people mention so thus it was hard to follow as the author jumped all over the place. This made listening difficult as the "flow" was missing with jumping sideways from the main characters. Too many times I kept thinking; why isn't there more. Authoritative information about the hymn text I've got a home in glory land, with lyrics, MIDI files, piano resources, and products for worship planners.

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    I've got a home in Gloryland that (clap) outshines the sun, I've got a home in Gloryland that (clap) outshines the sun, Look away beond the blue. Do Lord, oh, do Lord, oh, do remember me, Do Lord, oh do Lord, oh, do remember me, Do Lord, oh, do Lord, oh, do remember me, Look away beond the blue.   I've got a home in glory land by Karolyn Smardz Frost; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Noirs américains, Noirs canadiens, Slaves, Underground railroad.


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I"ve Got a Home in Gloryland by Karolyn Smardz Frost Download PDF EPUB FB2

I've got a Home in Glory Land is well researched. Karolyn Smardz Frost writes in a very readable form which is important for an academic history book. As we watch the th anniversary Civil War events this year, the subject of slavery in the United States is even more important.

This book chronicles this dark and shameful chapter in our by: I've got a Home in Glory Land is well researched. Karolyn Smardz Frost writes in a very readable form which is important for an academic history book.

As we watch the th anniversary Civil War events this year, the subject of slavery in the United States is even more important. This book chronicles this dark and shameful chapter in our past/5(27).

* good as dry text "I've Got a Home in Glory Land" heavily details every aspect of research on s Negro slaves who escaped from Kentucky, to Detroit, to Toronto. Like a school text, Karolyn Frost recites dry minutiae, dates, names, records, letters, articles/5.

A deep-digging work of rich historical recovery, I've Got a Home in Glory Land is really two books: a biography of two famous runaways and a sifting of the rock-filled times in which they lived.

author of Slaves in the Family and Peninsula of Li Edward Ball/5(7). Praise for I've Got a Home in Glory Land “Karolyn Smardz Frost's superb research has produced a wonderful account of the underground railroad, elevating Thornton and Lucy Blackburn to their rightful place in the dramatic story of pre-Civil War slave resistance, abolition, and African American life on both sides of the U.S.-Canadian by: I'VE GOT A HOME IN GLORY LAND: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad User Review - Kirkus An excellent and absorbing "American and Canadian story" of /5(3).

I've Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad by Karolyn Smardz Frost. It was the day before Independence Day, As his bride, Lucie, was about to be "sold down the river" to the slave markets of New Orleans, young Thornton Blackburn planned a daring—and successful—daylight escape from Louisville.

There have been many books written about the plight of slaves fleeing to Canada prior to the American civil war. In I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land, Toronto-born archaeologist Karolyn Smardz Frost has chosen to focus the subject around the story of Thornton and Lucie Blackburn, a husband and wife who fled Kentucky in Their fascinating story reveals aspects of the history of the American.

subject matter. But Karolyn Smardz Frost’s I’ve Got A Home In Glory Land has just that. Karolyn’s book describes the life and times of Lucie and Thornton Blackburn, fugitive African Americans from the slave state of Kentucky.

Synchronicity can be said to have played a major part in the research, writing and publishing of the Size: KB. Despite minor errors, "I've Got a Home in Glory Land" is a significant contribution to the Underground Railroad literature.

The story of the Blackburns should be added alongside pioneers such as Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, and Sojournor Truth who won their own freedom then fought to break the chains of slavery for so many others/5(15).

I'VE GOT A HOME IN GLORY LAND: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad User Review - Kirkus An excellent and absorbing "American and Canadian story" of an inaugural passage aboard the Underground /5(3). Karolyn Smardz Frost is an archaeologist, historian and award-winning author who teaches at York and Acadia.

Her book I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land won the Governor General’s Award for Non-Fiction in She co-edited A Fluid Frontier: Slavery, Resistance and the Underground Railroad in the Detroit River Borderland, which won the Historical Society of Michigan Book Award. I’VE GOT A HOME IN GLORY LAND A LOST TALE OF THE UNDERGROUND RAILROAD by Karolyn Smardz Frost ‧ RELEASE DATE: Feb.

6, Author: Karolyn Smardz Frost. Archeologist and historian Karolyn Smardz Frost unearths the story of Thornton and Lucie Blackburn, a married couple who escaped slaveholding Kentucky destined for.

But “I’ve Got a Home in Glory Land” is as authentically historical as it could be, given the scanty evidence Frost is working with. The book can be enjoyed as a historical biography Author: David S. Reynolds. - I've Got a Home in Glory Land by author Karolyn Smardz-Frost is the epic story and first entirely original biography of a fugitive slave.

I'VE GOT A HOME IN GLORY LAND: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad User Review - Kirkus. An excellent and absorbing "American and Canadian story" of an inaugural passage aboard the Underground an archaeologist Frost has spent months and traveled thousands of miles along /5(3).

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As well, we publish Canadian books under the Thomas Allen Publishers imprint. I've Got a Home in Gloryland A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad by Karolyn Smardz Frost I've Got a Home in Gloryland is the fascinating and absorbing story of Thornton and Lucie.

"I've Got a Home in Glory Land: A Lost Tale of the Underground Railroad" is the historical record of Thornton Blackburn, a slave who belonged to a great grandmother of mine, Susan Talbot Brown. This is the actual story of his escape to Canada with his wife, Ruthie (later Lucy)/5.

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