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Poor communication resulted in a naval disaster.
This indigenous tribe refused to succumb to imperialist rule.
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What it really means to fight like a girl.
The 17th president narrowly avoided conviction in 1868.
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Nothing could stand in the way of these rulers' ambitions—not even their own families.
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Originally designed to defend the East River, Fort Totten is now open to the public.
The 1879 conflict had a surprising outcome.
These women used their unique positions to enact change.
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