Glory

“Glory“  is a 1989 American war film. The screenplay by Kevin Jarre was based on the books “Lay This Laurel”  by Lincoln Kirstein and “One Gallant Rush” by Peter Burchard, and the personal letters of Colonel Robert Gould Shaw. The film is about the 54th, which was one of the first military units of the Union Army during the American Civil War to consist entirely …

“Glory” by Annabel

Looking for a visual to depict this era of USA-s history, I came across a book published in 2016 called “The Underground Railroad”. During this era, underground railroads were purely a metaphor used to describe the journey of slaves escaping their awful living conditions with the help of abolitionists. Colson Whiteheads book on the other …

Glory(Kaia Mia Kalda)

Notions Different developments in the North and South North: The northern soil and climate favoured smaller farmsteads rather than large plantations. In the north factories and iron and steel production flourished thanks to more abundant natural resources. Also, more and more people started living in more urban areas and many larger cities were established (f.e. …

Glory (Erik)

Notions Different developments in the North and South-The northern soil and climate favored smaller farmsteads rather than large plantations. Industry flourished, fueled by more abundant natural resources than in the South, and many large cities were established (New York was the largest city with more than 800,000 inhabitants). By 1860, one-quarter of all Northerners lived …

“Glory” – Krister Põder

Notions Dred Scott case – Dred Scott vs Sandford is one of the most famous cases in the history of the United States. Dred Scott was the plaintiff and an African-American slave. Lived in the state of Missouri. Slave’s owner Emerson moved to Illinois and took Dred Scott with him. In Illinois, slavery was outlawed. …