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On Hallowed Ground: The Story of Arlington National Cemetery

@inproceedings{Poole2009OnHG,
  title={On Hallowed Ground: The Story of Arlington National Cemetery},
  author={Robert M. Poole},
  year={2009}
}
An intimate, behind-the-scenes chronicle of America's most sacred ground."Along Eisenhower Drive, as far as the eye could see, the grave markers formed into bone-white brigades, climbed from the flats of the Potomac River, and scattered over the green Virginia hills in perfect order. They reached Arlington's highest point, where they encircled an old cream-colored mansion with thick columns and a commanding view of the cemetery, the river, and the city beyond. The mansion's flag, just lowered… Expand
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