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SLPL_History created a list Nov 27 2018
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Andersonville: Notorious Civil War Prison Camp
"Andersonville was a notorious Confederate military prison. The prison (which was located in Macon County in southwest Georgia) began receiving inmates in April 1864. The prison was originally designed to hold 10,000 men---but by late 1864 held..."
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SLPL_History created a list Sep 28 2018
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1989, 1990 and the fall of the Wall
"In November, 1989, thousands of people from East Germany were let through to West Germany and by October 3, 1990, the two Germanys had unified. This list brings together books about the Berlin Wall, as well as music and films from 1989 and 1990."
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SLPL_History created a list Jun 09 2018
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North Korea and Its Place in History
"North Korea continues to make the headlines, often in startling (and sometimes alarming) ways. It has long been one of the World's most secretive countries. For seven decades, the Kim Family has ruled North Korea. Kim Jong-Un, its current strongm..."
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SLPL_History created a list Apr 23 2018
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SLPL_History created a list Apr 07 2018
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Trying times: 1968
"This month, on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., many people are asking each other “What do you remember?” about that date and the months afterwards. This list ties in to the PastPresent blog post about 196..."
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