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A Brief History

Science & Technology, Political, Documentaries • TV Series • 2016

From National Parks to the minimum wage, take a trip through the ABC News Archives and learn about the history of a variety of topics with host George...more

From National Parks to the minimum wage, take a trip through the ABC News Archives and learn about the history of a variety of topics with host George...more

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1 season available (4 episodes)

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(4 episodes)

Season1
Episode 1

A Brief History of US-Cuba Relations

From assassination attempts to nuclear threats, Cuba and the U.S. have been on the rocks for more than 150 years until now.
Episode 2

A Brief History of US-Iran Relations

Experience the tense history both sides must overcome to reach a nuclear deal.
Episode 3

A Brief History of the National Park Service

How a nation raised on conquering wilderness came to embrace conservation.
Episode 4

A Brief History of the U.S. Minimum Wage

Americans have grappled with how to compensate workers for more than a century.

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