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People/Characters: Robert Gould Shaw

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Blue-Eyed Child of Fortune: The Civil War Letters of Colonel Robert Gould Shaw by Robert Gould Shaw
A Brave Black Regiment by Luis F. Emilio
The Civil War: A Narrative: Volume 2: Fredericksburg to Meridian by Shelby Foote
The Civil War: An Illustrated History by Geoffrey C. Ward
The Coastal War: Chesapeake Bay to Rio Grande by Peter M. Chaitin
The inner Civil War : northern intellectuals and the crisis of the Union by George M. Fredrickson
The Life of Frederick Douglass: A Graphic Narrative of a Slave's Journey from Bondage to Freedom by David F. Walker
One Gallant Rush: Robert Gould Shaw and His Brave Black Regiment by Peter Burchard
The Siege of Washington: The Untold Story of the Twelve Days That Shook the Union by John Lockwood
Undying Glory: The Story of the Massachusetts 54th Regiment (Scholastic Biography) by Clinton Cox

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Robert Gould Shaw (October 10, 1837 – July 18, 1863) was an American officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War. As colonel, he commanded the all-black 54th Regiment, which entered the war in 1863. He was killed in the Second Battle of Fort Wagner, near Charleston, South Carolina.

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