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 Stonehenge,Stony Arabia. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Stonewall Jackson.
 
Thomas J. Jackson, one of the Confederate generals in the American war. The name arose thus: General Bee, of South Caroli’na, observing his men waver, exclaimed, “Look at Jackson’s men; they stand like a stone wall!” (1826–1863.)   1
 


 Stonehenge,Stony Arabia. 

 
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