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Twedt, Jerry L. Language English. Author Twedt, Jerry L.
Subjects Immigrants -- Norway -- Fiction. Immigrants -- Finland -- Fiction. Frontier and pioneer life -- Iowa -- Fiction. Frontier and pioneer life. Summary Presents nine months in the lives Norwegian and Finnish immigrants, Ole and Helena Branjord, and their three children.tosscartersdest.ml
The Promised Land.
Examines the joys, difficulties, trials and tragedies of living on the Iowa prairie in Land of promise, land of tears. Dewey Number View online Borrow Buy Freely available Show 0 more links None of your libraries hold this item. As a result, side 2 had to be remastered.
Like several other songs on Darkness on the Edge of Town , Springsteen had the chorus for "The Promised Land" before he was able to come up with the lyrics for the verses. In the chorus , the singer sings that "I believe in the promised land. June Skinner Sawyers believes it means the American ideal or even America itself. He was unable to record a new album due to a lawsuit, and felt weak, unable to do what he wanted and that he was letting down the other members of the band. The lyrics of "The Promised Land" include a number of links to other Springsteen songs, particularly those on Darkness on the Edge of Town.
The idea of the singer believing in something better despite a lack of evidence also occurs in " Badlands ". The music for "The Promised Land" is in the key of G major. Robert Christgau referred to "The Promised Land" as a model "of how an unsophisticated genre can illuminate a mature, full-bodied philosophical insight.
Land of Promise, Land of Tears
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Retrieved Omnibus Press. Bruce Springsteen on tour, Bloomsbury Publishing. Salt Lake City Tribune.
The Words and Music of Bruce Springsteen. Tougher Than the Rest. Thrill Hill Productions. Born to Run.
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