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Great gittin" up morning.

by John Oliver Killens

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Charleston (S.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • Vesey, Denmark, ca. 1767-1822 -- Fiction,
    • Slave insurrections -- Fiction,
    • African Americans -- Fiction,
    • Abolitionists -- Fiction,
    • Charleston (S.C.) -- History -- Slave Insurrection, 1822 -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.K48 Gr, PS3561.I37 Gr
      The Physical Object
      Pagination138 p.
      Number of Pages138
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5222931M
      LC Control Number75171301

      See all books authored by John Oliver Killens, including Youngblood, and Sippi: A Novel, and more on Great Gittin' Up Morning: A Biography of Denmark Vesey We personally assess every book's quality and offer rare, out-of-print treasures. We deliver the joy of reading in % recyclable packaging with free standard. Great Gittin' Up Morning () explores the antebellum period through the eyes of a fictionalized Denmark Vesey and his partners in a slave rebellion that occurred in South Carolina in (The story is geared primarily toward younger readers, but it packs a punch comparable to Black Thunder, Arna Bontemps's excellent novel about the.

      Sounding God's Trombones James Weldon Johnson ( -- ) is best-known as the author of "Lift Every Voice and Sing," the "Negro National Anthem" written in for Lincoln's birthday. Johnson had extraordinary gifts as a poet. His celebration of the African-American preacher in "God's Trombones", published in , is a masterpiece of American poetry/5. His works include Black Man’s Burden, essays on race in America; Great Black Russian, a biographical work on the poet Alexander Pushkin; and two books for young readers, Great Gittin’ Up Morning, a biography of Denmark Vesey; and A Man Ain’t Nothin’ but a Man (), which recounts the adventures of John Henry. Killens also wrote plays.

      In dat great gittin' up morning: hymn of judgment Rise up, shepherd, an' foller: hymn of Christmas / transcribed by R. Nathaniel Dett Ole-time religion: hymn of religion / transcribed from the singing of the Hampton students led by Paige I. Lancaster. Danielle Bush (3/20/ AM). This poem would be great if read in church. I believe it would make a beautiful prayer. It may even bring about some great awakening/5.


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Home; About. About Us – Our Story; Contact Us; Shop. Shop Info. Killens brings a novelist's imagination and a partisan's passion to his eulogy of Denmark Vesey, and the mix, always powerful if at times heavyhanded, inflates Vesey's courage and vision to mythic proportions &#; ""He had a rage to live, to drink the brimming cup of life to the full."" While directing accurate barbs at the complacency of white slaveowners, the author endorses the opinions.

He next wrote a book for young adults, Great Gittin’ Up Morning (), a biography of Denmark Vesey, an African American slave who in led the largest slave rebellion in U.S.

history. In Killens wrote a book for a younger audience titled A Man Ain’t Nothin’ but a Man: The Adventures of John Henry. Great Gittin' Up Morning: A Biography of Denmark Vesey () A Man Ain't Nothin' But a Man: The Adventures of John Henry () The Great Black Russian: The Life and Times of Alexander Pushkin () As editor.

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