Urban legends about history.

American American History
Legends and lore about American history.
Titanic Titanic
Stories and beliefs about the sinking of the great ship.
Government Government
Legends about government.
World World History
Legends and lore about world history.
Hoaxes Historic Hoaxes
Memorable hoaxes that dot the pages of history.
World Documents
Paper in fact and fiction.

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