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Abraham Lincoln’s terminal illness

New theory suggests that had an assassin’s bullet not stopped him, the U.S. Civil War president would have perished within a year anyway
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Globalization—It’s older than money

A new book claims the ancient world might hold some lessons for these troubled economic times
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How the Nazis made Germans complicit in the killing of the Jews

A review of recent breakthrough historical writing
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Making fun of Canadian history

A 25-year-old’s comics feature characters like John Diefenbaker and Margaret Trudeau
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Historic documents survived WWII bombing raids. But the building project next door...

German Archives building collapses, killing two, and destroying papers of Hegel, Marx, Bonaparte