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Current Event September 11, 2013

What Makes a Hero?


What is heroism? Explore this question through a discussion with author Conn Iggulden, who wrote a book about heroes throughout time. From Florence Nightingale to Harry Houdini to the passengers of United Airlines Flight 93, heroes of all different kinds have shown admirable bravery. This story discusses the courage and grace that makes heroes of ordinary people.

Literature Psychology Biography

Story Length: 7:22

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AIR DATE: 05/22/2010


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