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‘The Great Escape’: The Audacious Real Story of the WWII Prison Break
The Nazis thought the Stalag Luft III camp was escape-proof, but 76 Allied airmen proved them wrong.
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Don’t miss a new episode of Great Escapes With Morgan Freeman this Tuesday, December 7 at 10/9c on The HISTORY® Channel
Pearl Harbor: Photos and Facts from the Infamous Surprise Attack
December 7 marks the 80th anniversary of the aerial assault in Hawaii, which killed more than 2,400 Americans and changed the course of World War II.
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How Early World Fairs Put Industrial Revolution Progress on Display
As England and the United States transformed under the Industrial Revolution, World Fairs served to drum up support for the shift.
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7 Momentous College Football Coaching Hires
The hirings of Woody Hayes at Ohio State, Bear Bryant at Alabama and Ara Parseghian at Notre Dame produced major headlines—and eventually national championships.
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POLITICO
America’s Forgotten Internment
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The Humble Beginnings of Today’s Culinary Delicacies
SMITHSONIAN
How Volcanic Eruptions Helped the Ancestral Pueblo Culture Flourish