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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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Episode Description
Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 - 8:00 PM
"Springfield, Illinois"
Burt takes us for a ride on America's great mother road, Route 66, and tells us how it transformed the way the world eats. We'll also discover the true origin of the corn dog, the filled dough nut, the horseshoe sandwich, root beer and Abraham Lincoln's favorite cake. We'll visit Abraham Lincoln's hometown and see what his personal life was really like. D
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Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Springfield, Illinois" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Luzern, Switzerland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Touring Ireland" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Sep 11, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Burt Wolf's Family Vacation" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 - 8:00 PM "German Immigration to the U.S." (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Sep 18, 2012 - 8:00 PM "What Are They Eating in the Photograph" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Taiwan - A Sense of Place - Part Three" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Sep 25, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Taiwan - A Sense of Place - Part Four" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Connecting The Dots In America" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Oct 2, 2012 - 8:00 PM "Great Hotels of the World - Part 2" (LEARN/CREATE)
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