John Brown's Body

John Brown's Body
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a US folk song about John ↑Brown, a man who fought against ↑slavery in the US. Some of the words are: John Brown's body lies a-mouldering in the grave,/But his soul goes marching on...

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  • John Brown's Body — For the reggae musical group, see John Brown s Body (band). For the epic poem, see John Brown s Body (poem) John Brown s Body (originally known as John Brown s Song ) is a famous Union marching song of the American Civil War. The tune arose out… …   Wikipedia

  • John Brown's Body — The Battle Hymn of the Republic (dt. Die Schlachthymne der Republik) ist eines der bekanntesten patriotischen Lieder der USA. Beginn der Battle Hymn of the Republic …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Brown's Body — a long narrative poem (1928) by Stephen Vincent Benét, about the U.S. Civil War. * * * John Brown’s Body [John Browns Body] ; Brown …   Useful english dictionary

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  • John Brown's Body — a long narrative poem (1928) by Stephen Vincent Benét, about the U.S. Civil War. * * * …   Universalium

  • John Brown's Body (poem) — John Brown s Body (1928) is an epic American poem written by Stephen Vincent Benet. Its title references the radical abolitionist John Brown, who raided Harpers Ferry in West Virginia in the fall of 1859. He was captured and hanged later that… …   Wikipedia

  • John Brown's Body (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = John Brown s Body Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Alias = Origin = Ithaca New York and Boston, Massachusetts, (U.S.) Genre = Reggae, dub, indie Years active = 1995 ndash;present Label =… …   Wikipedia

  • John Brown (abolitionist) — John Brown Daguerreotype of Brown, ca.1856. Born May 9, 1800(1800 05 09) Torrington, Connecticut Died …   Wikipedia

  • John Brown (Abolitionist) — John Brown John Brown (* 9. Mai 1800 in Torrington (Connecticut); † 2. Dezember 1859 in Charles Town, West Virginia) war ein US amerikanischer Abolitionist, der die Sklaverei mit gewalttätigen Mitteln abschaffen wollte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Brown — may refer to:PoliticiansAmerican(Listed in alphabetical order by state, office)* John Y. Brown, Sr., U.S. Representative (1900–1985) * John Y. Brown, Jr., Governor, 1970s (born 1933) * John Y. Brown, III, Secretary of the State, 1990s * John Y.… …   Wikipedia

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