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'lue-eyed child the civil war letters of colonel robert gould shaw edited by russell duncan , the university ofgeorgia press athens & london. Glory is a 1989 american drama war film based on the 54th massachusetts volunteer infantry as told from the point of view of its commanding officer, robert gould shaw during the american. The long lost sword of colonel robert gould shaw, the commanding officer of the north’s first all-black regiment during the civil war, has been acquired. Seen in profile are colonel shaw boston - boston common: shaw memorial which entered the american civil war in 1863 and since immortalized in the film.
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