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An Oral History of Mao's Greatest Crime - Daily Beast

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An Oral History of Mao's Greatest Crime
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Historian Frank Dikötter called the ensuing disaster one of the “most deadly mass killings in human history,” estimating that over 45 million Chinese died as a result.
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Hillsdale man reconstructs history of his 163-year old house, piece by piece - NorthJersey.com

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Hillsdale man reconstructs history of his 163-year old house, piece by piece
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"For those of us who love history, there is a terrific reward in making the kind of connections this kind of study provides," says Dr.
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Rivalry's storied history inspires today's players - San Francisco Chronicle

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Rivalry's storied history inspires today's players
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Greene and Otto did battle for six years in what was one of the greatest, most physical team rivalries in the history of sports.
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New History of Humanity - Astounding Scientific Discoveries

Hour long complete version of "The New History of Humanity " by Deek Jackson http://www.deekjackson.com Extract - Hunting 2 MA Until recently the oldest, unc...

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In American History, The National Debt Has Been Largely Ignored -- Until Now - International Business Times

In American History, The National Debt Has Been Largely Ignored -- Until Now - International Business Times | World History 1 | Scoop.it
International Business Times In American History, The National Debt Has Been Largely Ignored -- Until Now International Business Times If America's debt burden and the looming risk of a sovereign default look scary, consider this: Huge debt, and...
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Israeli settlements: A history - Al Jazeera America

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Israeli settlements: A history. September 13, 2013 5:31PM ET. The illegal settlements have fueled tensions for more than four decades.
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Democratic Strategist: Syria 'One of the Most Humiliating Episodes in Presidential History'

Democratic Strategist: Syria 'One of the Most Humiliating Episodes in Presidential History' | World History 1 | Scoop.it
The National Journal's Ron Fournier says a Democratic strategist "who works closely with the White House" told him that Syria "has been one of the most humiliating episodes in presidential history." (Democratic Strategist: Syria 'One of the Most Humiliating...
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Everything You Need To Know About Syria's Turbulent History And Why It Matters Today

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As the members of the United Nations debate a Russian proposal to force the Syrian regime of President Bashar Assad to surrender its chemical weapons, HuffPost World looks back at the history of the conflict in the country.
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Remembering 9/11: The Ground Zero Bible — History.com Video

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A Bible found in the rubble of Ground Zero survives in the hands of a photographer. Part of the Emmy-nominated web series, Remembering 9/11. (Saw this last night. Interesting what verse this was turned to.
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Our responsibility to history - MSNBC (blog)

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Our responsibility to history MSNBC (blog) Tonight Rachel read passages from Walt Whitman's "Crossing Brooklyn Ferry" in her reflections on the anniversary of the September 11th attacks and how history, particularly personal, human history,...
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A brutal history of Red Cloud and the Indian Wars - USA TODAY

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A brutal history of Red Cloud and the Indian Wars
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The nearly unimaginable answer comes at the end of this exquisitely told history in its end notes.
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Radio Days: Tuning in to Western Pennsylvania's radio history - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Radio Days: Tuning in to Western Pennsylvania's radio history - Pittsburgh Post Gazette | World History 1 | Scoop.it
Radio Days: Tuning in to Western Pennsylvania's radio history Pittsburgh Post Gazette Each knows a dazzling amount of information about the history of radio, and given a box full of MacGyver-ish odds and ends, could no doubt create working sets in...
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Jonathan Coltogirone's curator insight, April 27, 2014 4:59 PM

Pittsburgh radio was the first to broadcast some sporting events to it's listening public. This cemented Pittsburgh as a staple to the radio industry and the business still continues to evolve.

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History Comes To Life In Md. Museum's Models - CBS Local

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History Comes To Life In Md. Museum's Models
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HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — Hagerstown was nicknamed the “Hub City” during the heyday of coal and steam, a history that one can see in small scale at the Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum.
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'Road 47': Telling a 'Forgotten Part of History' - Variety

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'Road 47': Telling a 'Forgotten Part of History' Variety The alliance of three soldiers of different nationalities- Brazilian, German and Italian- may be an unlikely alliance, but it happens in Vicente Ferraz's new film, “Road 47,” which bowed in...
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'Faithful Scribe': Tracing Ancestry Through Pakistan's History - NPR

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'Faithful Scribe': Tracing Ancestry Through Pakistan's History
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In The Faithful Scribe, Shahan Mufti examines the history of Pakistan and its relationship to the United States.
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Mindfulness and the Past: What About History?

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Alfred James discusses how mindfulness and the past – the study of history – can coexist to create a better world. (Mindfulness and the Past: What About History?
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Economic History: A Benchmark Revision - Forbes

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Economic History: A Benchmark Revision Forbes I'm a bit taken with the idea of high inflation as the fruit of a young, optimistic economy—and of low inflation or deflation as the choice of economies in the twilight of life, excessively cautious,...
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10 Images that Sum Up the Geological History of the Earth

10  Images that Sum Up the Geological History of the Earth | World History 1 | Scoop.it
Earth is 4.5 billion years old, and during that time it's been through a lot of dramatic changes -- as well as enormous disasters that reshaped the oceans and continents.
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History of the West End : 6

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This shows the north side of Dundee's Perth Road, leading eastwards into town towards the right.   At the extreme right of the image is Mrs Robertson's Coach Hiring Establishment, at Nos. 43-45 Per...
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Today in History - ABC News

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Today in History
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Today is Thursday, Sept. 12, the 255th day of 2013. There are 110 days left in the year.
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