Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

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Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

by Linda Granfield

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Publisher: Tundra Books

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The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0887763898

ISBN - 13: 9780887763892

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Book shows a small amount of wear-very good condition. Selection as wide as the Mississippi.

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"Amazing Grace! (How sweet the sound!)"

The hymn's composer, John Newton, led a successful life as a seafaring trader, sailing from Liverpool to Africa and on to Antigua. His cargo was a lucrative one, for he traded in human beings. It was the height of the slave trade, and he made his terrible journey many times. But one night a storm raged. His ship was almost lost. He prayed that if only salvation would come to "a wretch like me," he would leave the slave trade and work towards its abolition.

That night was a turning point in Newton's life. He became an ardent abolitionist and a Methodist minister. But his greatest legacy is "Amazing Grace."

This unique book is an excellent introduction to the history of slavery and also contains the original text of the hymn, music, and map endpapers.

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Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

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This is a ex library item, stickers and markings accordingly. Item is in good condition. May include some wear and creases on the cover. Fast shipping. Free delivery confirmation with every order.

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Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

by Linda Granfield

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Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!

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Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

by Linda Granfield

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Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!

$12.43

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

by Linda Granfield

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Publisher: Tundra Books

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8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Unpaginated color photos. clean tight copy slight edgewear to d/j and top corners.

$14.28

Amazing Grace the Story of the Hymn

Amazing Grace the Story of the Hymn

by Linda & Janet Wilson Granfield

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Publisher: Tundra Books

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Fast shipping with a tracking #. Ships from the US. International shipping may take longer due to customs.; 10.31 X 8.11 X 0.47 inches; 32 pages; Clipped DJ writing on fly page very little edge shelf wear.

$16.56

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

Amazing Grace: the Story of the Hymn

by Linda Granfield

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Format: Hardcover

Publisher: Tundra Books

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Signed by Author(s) 0887763898 SIGNED by author on the title page. Book is clean and tightly bound. 6 pin hole punctures on the lower left corner of the front cover & lower right corner of the back cover as well as the jacket's cover. No other notable flaws. Pages are bright, clean and unmarked. Minimal shelf-wear.

$17.41

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