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skarlet47
2015-10-30 17:54:51
HELP PLEASE ASAP! 1. This Dust Was Once the Man This dust was once the man, Gentle, plain, just and resolute, under whose cautious hand, Against the foulest crime in history known in any land or age, Was saved the Union of these States Walt Whitman What is the "foulest crime in history"? Creation of United States Election of Pres. Lincoln Civil War or slavery Death or warfare 2. This Dust Was Once the Man This dust was once the man, Gentle, plain, just and resolute, under whose cautious hand, Against the foulest crime in history known in any land or age, Was saved the Union of these States Walt Whitman What can you interpret from the title and first line of the poem? Whitman wrote it to be his own death announcement. Whitman wrote it years after the death of Lincoln. Whitman believes no one remembers his work. Whitman believes no one remembers Lincoln.
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Boody112
2015-10-30 21:04:23

1)Civil War or slavery 2)Whitman wrote it years after the death of Lincoln.

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