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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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Saturday, Aug 30, 2008 - 8:30 AM    "Stamp Collecting, China" Collecting things might be part of an innate human desire to own stuff---to gather physical evidence of our lives and the natural world around us, and for thousands of years, people have collected and brought back stuff from their travels. But in 1837, something was created that was easy to collect and gave the collector the sensation of having traveled. It was the first postage stamp. D
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Saturday, Aug 30, 2008 - 8:30 PM "Stamp Collecting, China" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Aug 30, 2008 - 9:30 PM "Atlantic City, New Jersey" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Sep 27, 2008 - 5:30 AM "The Basque Country of Northern Spain" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Sep 27, 2008 - 7:30 AM "Santiago De Compostela, Spain" (LEARN/CREATE)
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