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Soldiers in American Civil War wore variety of uniforms from the standard blue and light blue for the Union to the butternut or gray for the Confederacy but the most exotic type of uniforms that came from the American Civil War was derived from a French regiment of Zouaves and their cousins Chasseurs. Zouaves would

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(traditional Moroccan music playing) In 2011, the Metropolitan Museum of Art opened new galleries for its Department of Islamic Art. As a curator, I knew our visitors would experience extraordinary works of art created over the last 1,400 years. But we also wanted to give our visitors an experience of space and architecture and to

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