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A monument to Confederate 'glory'

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Stone Mountain just east of Atlanta, Georgia is an enormous granite dome, five miles around at the base, circled by sheer gray cliffs, which rise out of the Georgia forest. 

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  The mountain looms as large in history as it does in the Georgia landscape. 

  Carved on the side of the mountain is an enormous bas-relief sculpture of three heroes of the Confederacy, Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee and Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, along with their horses. 

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