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History and Legend

  • Aired: 11/05/2010
  • 14:00
  • Rating: NR
There are many different ways that history is passed on from generation to generation. In the world today, people learn about history by reading books, watching television, or reading material from the Internet. But these were not always the way that people learned history.
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