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Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions

Burt Wolf, an internationally syndicated television journalist and prolific public television host, provides an overview of the area and its history, then introduces the people, architecture, art, culture, food and tourist attractions of some of the world's most interesting locations. His relaxed, personable and irreverent style makes the episodes both informative and entertaining.

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Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013 - 9:00 PM    "Atlantic City, New Jersey" In 1854, two real estate promoters turned a windswept island off the coast of New Jersey into America's favorite seaside resort. Burt Wolf looks at the history of Atlantic City, America's first official lifeguard service, the invention of Salt Water Taffy, and the workings of the modern slot machine. He also tours Atlantic City's hotels, casinos and restaurants, including the shop were the sub-sandwich was invented. D
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Tuesday, Feb 19, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Atlantic City, New Jersey" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Dublin, Ireland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Feb 26, 2013 - 9:00 PM "The Lands of St. Patrick, Ireland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Feb 28, 2013 - 9:00 PM "The Abbeys of Austria" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 7, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Santiago De Compostela, Spain" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 - 11:30 AM "U.S. Virgin Islands" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Mar 14, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Assisi, Italy" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 7:00 AM "Touring Ireland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 17, 2013 - 9:30 AM "The Lands of St. Patrick, Ireland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013 - 9:00 PM "Stamp Collecting, China" (LEARN/CREATE)
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