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Between two worlds aleppo

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Social Studies High School

Between Two Worlds: Aleppo

The civil war endangers cultural artifacts in Syria. Aleppo, Syria's largest cities and one of the world's oldest continually inhabited urban areas, is now the site of heavy fighting, damage, and death as a result of the Syrian civil war that began in 2011. In this audio story you will hear about a museum exhibit of ancient Aleppo to understand what's at stake with the violence of the civil war.

World History II Ancient Middle East Culture Arts Geography Middle East

Story Length: 6:47

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AIR DATE: 01/29/2013

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