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Re: Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar
The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 10.0180  Wednesday, 3 February 1999.

[1]     From:   Clifford Stetner <
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        Date:   Tuesday, 2 Feb 1999 13:37:35 -0500 (EST)
        Subj:   Re: SHK 10.0166 Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar

[2]     From:   John Savage <
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        Date:   Tuesday, 2 Feb 1999 18:39:34 -0500
        Subj:   SHK 10.0166 Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar


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From:           Clifford Stetner <
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Date:           Tuesday, 2 Feb 1999 13:37:35 -0500 (EST)
Subject: 10.0166 Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar
Comment:        Re: SHK 10.0166 Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar

>While surfing for websites on Henry V, I came upon Representative Dan
>Burton's list of favorite poems, which includes Henry's "band of
>brothers" speech.  Representative Burton tells us that "King Henry V is
>one of my best-loved heroes because he went up against insurmountable
>odds to conquer an army far superior in numbers to his own army of men.

Why do I have a vision of the US Congress aiming their longbows at
crowds of Americans storming the Capitol building?

Clifford Stetner
CUNY

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From:           John Savage <
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Date:           Tuesday, 2 Feb 1999 18:39:34 -0500
Subject: Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar
Comment:        SHK 10.0166 Dan Burton, Shakespearean Scholar

>Representative Burton tells us that "King Henry V is
>one of my best-loved heroes because he fought with honor and dignity"

Especially when he was killing his prisoners.  <g>
 

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