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This Day in History - December 17

December 17   1273 – Persian mystic and poet, Rumi dies 1398 – The army of Mahmud Tughluk, Sultan of Delhi, is destroyed by the Mongols at Panipat 1526 – Pope Clemens VII publishes degr


This Day in History - December 16

December 16 705 – Chinese Empress, Wu Zetian dies 755 – The An Shi Rebellion begins during the Chinese Tang Dynasty as an Lushan revolts against Chancellor Yang Guozhong at Fanyang 1431 – Henry


This Day in History - December 15

December 15   37 – Emperor of Rome, blamed for the Great Fire of Rome, Nero Claudius Caesar, is born 533 – The Vandals under King Gelimer are defeated by Byzantine General Belisarius at the Batt


This Day in History - December 14

December 14   557 – The capital of the Byzantine Empire, Constantinople, is damaged by a 6.4 magnitude earthquake 644 – Companion of Muhammad, Uthman ibn Affan, is appointed 3rd Caliph of Islam


This Day in History - December 13

December 13 1204 – Spanish rabbi and philosopher, Maimonides dies 1577 – Francis Drake sets out for Plymouth, England on a mission to raid Spanish holdings and to explore the Pacific Ocean 1585 &ndas


SLAVERY – THEN AND NOW – THE FINAL CHAPTER

In Part One we looked at the early days of slavery in the western hemisphere. Part Two looked at the era up to the Civil War, and in Part Three we covered the post-war era and Reconstruction


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