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Each stone weighs 6 tons and was carved from bluestone from a location several miles away. He is also regarded as a champion for Rhode Island rights and is noted significantly as the man who introduced Rhode Island to the controversial practice of privateering. McKee,� biographical file, NASA Historical Reference Collection, NASA History Office, NASA Headquarters, Washington, D. One example is during the scene of the Last Supper in the Gospel of John.

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Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing (April 1, 2009)

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