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Articles with keyword "history"

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The Scholar and Teacher

Known as a "one-man university," Kagan brings versatility, wisdom, and excitement to his classroom.

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Time Travels

A new animated television series drops ten-year-olds into history--from the Battle of Waterloo to life in ancient Rome.

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Women of Influence

NEH Chairman Bruce Cole talked recently with ABC and NPR news analyst Cokie Roberts about her most recent book, Founding Mothers, and the role women played in the early days of the Republic.

Stuart Parnes

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Connecticut's Stuart Parnes

Parnes takes up the cause of the humanities in Connecticut.

Rowhouse in Chestertown

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Majoring in History

A visit to Chestertown, Maryland.

Portrait of Aaron Burr in 1802

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Burr versus Jefferson versus Marshall

The president accuses his former vice president of treason and tussles with a Supreme Court justice.

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Virtual St. Louis

A new Web site allows visitors to reconstruct a city's earlier times.