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Pawn Stars: 3 Coins That Cost a Lot | History

Pawn Stars: 3 Coins That Cost a Lot | History

Um, This is pretty amazing. CUSTOMER: So this is a rare find, then? Well, that’s if it’s real. CUSTOMER: 400? I’m looking online, this thing is worth $1,000! Were you able to sell into your computer? RICK (VOICEOVER): A guy brought in an extremely rare 1861 Half Eagle. That is if it’s one of the …

Serbian Uniforms of World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Special

Serbian Uniforms of World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Special

We’ve talked a lot about Serbia during our regular episodes. From the war’s beginnings and the repeated failures of the Austro-Hungarian Empire to conquer Serbia, to its invasion at the hands of the combined Central Powers, then to the exodus to Corfu where the remnants of the Serbian army were reconstituted to carry on the …

What Life Was Like In Medieval Castles

Movies and TV have made life in a castle look like an episode of MTV Cribs, provided you’re one of the nobles. But it wasn’t all feasts and festivals. Castles were dark, dank, smelly fortresses loaded with vermin and disease. Today we’re exploring what life was really like in a medieval castle. If you were …