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Thread #126347 Message #2830825
Posted By: Charley Noble
05-Feb-10 - 02:07 PM
Thread Name: From SF to Sydney - 1853 Shanties Sung?
Subject: RE: From SF to Sydney - 1853 Shanties Sung?
There's the long focs'le ballad "The Flying Cloud" which describes a slaving voyage and which is then transforms into piracy, in SONGS OF AMERICAN SAILORMEN, pp. 145-147.