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HELL-BOUND TRAIN (Music in American Life)

Glenn Ohrlin

HELL-BOUND TRAIN (Music in American Life)

by Glenn Ohrlin

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Country & western,
  • Musical scores, lyrics & libretti,
  • Country And Western Music,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • General,
  • Music / General,
  • Genres & Styles - Country & Bluegrass - General,
  • Songbooks - General,
  • Cowboys,
  • Folk music,
  • Folk-songs, English,
  • Songs and music,
  • United States,
  • West (U.S.)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9604971M
    ISBN 100252060717
    ISBN 109780252060717

      The Hell Bound Train is a Hugo winning short story from Robert Bloch about outsmarting the devil himself. It is about a hobo-thief named Martin who rode the rails out of respect for his father, who was a rail man himself, and who died one day while working drunk. One day while in the middle of. OCLC Number: Notes: Score. Description: [1 volume] Contents: My home's in Montana --My friends and Relations --The mowing machine --Cowboy Jack --Windy bill --Ten thousand cattle --Cowboy in church --The Swede from North Dakota --Dakota Land --Saskatchewan --Wonderful watford --Bonny black bess --Hallelujah, I'm a bum --MY love is a rider --The hell-bound train --The gol-darned wheel.

    Jump onboard Robert Bloch's That Hellbound Train! Martin, an out-of-luck orphan, struggles to fulfill the American dream -- but fate conspires against him at every turn. On the verge of giving up hope, our young protagonist is visited by a monstrous train, one whose conductor might just have a ticket to fame and riches if Martin is willing /5.   Night Train Review. I really enjoyed David Quantick’s book ‘All My Colours’, a trippy horror novel which reminded me of a funnier Stephen King. His new book, ‘Night Train’, has some of the same strengths but doesn’t manage to come together into such a satisfying whole.

    To the Conductor's surprise and horror, Martin chooses that moment to stop time, thus rendering the train and all its riders permanently traveling. The story ends with Martin as the new brakeman on That Hell-Bound Train. In other media. A comic book version of the story began publication on A collection of songs, music and lyrics, providing an introduction to range and rodeo life as reflected in cowboy music, with in-depth historical and anecdotal background accompanying each song.


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THAT HELL-BOUND TRAIN. Martin, an orphan, drifter, and petty criminal makes a deal with The Conductor, one wish in exchange for his soul. Thinking to outsmart The Conductor, Martin asks for the power to stop time and live forever in the happiest moment of his life.

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In his book, he tells he learned the piece from an aunt, and that its origin is “a minor mystery.”. Directed by Eloyce Gist, James Gist. If you listen to jazz, you will go to Hell, where the scorching fires of torment are mighty and endless.That Hellbound Train Comic Books: Show Covers only: Sales Rank #13, See Top 2, Publisher IDW First Issue #1 - June Last #3 - August Join Martin, an out-of-luck orphan, as he struggles to fulfill the American dream.

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