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The Resource Amazing grace : John Newton, slavery and the world's most enduring song, Steve Turner

Amazing grace : John Newton, slavery and the world's most enduring song, Steve Turner

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Amazing grace : John Newton, slavery and the world's most enduring song
Title
Amazing grace
Title remainder
John Newton, slavery and the world's most enduring song
Statement of responsibility
Steve Turner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Steve Turner traces the life of 'Amazing Grace' and the man behind it. Turner tells the story of John Newton, from his childhood through to his writing of 'Amazing Grace' and his campaigning against slavery. The text also tells the story of the song itself as it has spread and developed over the past two centuries
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Steve
Dewey number
  • 264.2'3
  • 264.23
  • 264.23
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Newton, John
  • Church of England
  • Hymn writers
  • Biography
Label
Amazing grace : John Newton, slavery and the world's most enduring song, Steve Turner
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Ecco, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-298)
Control code
9780745951782
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
298 p.
Isbn
9780745951782
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.
Label
Amazing grace : John Newton, slavery and the world's most enduring song, Steve Turner
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York: Ecco, 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-298)
Control code
9780745951782
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
298 p.
Isbn
9780745951782
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map, ports.

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