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Subject:  Re: Gods and Generals Date:  2/22/2003  2:52 AM
Author:  Springtex Number:  26052 of 63108

<Do any of the Confederate characters ever use the ā€œnā€ word?>

Not in "Gods & Generals". But Tom Chamberlain, younger brother of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain and an officer in the 20th Maine Regiment, does say "darkies". But his older brother quickly admonishes him not to use that term anymore.

I saw the movie tonight. My take is posted at:

http://boards.fool.com/Message.asp?mid=18630467

if anyone here is interested.

/s/ S.T.
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