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Nuremberg Trials I


Lead: By 1943 the tide of victory had begun to shift in favor of the Allies. How they used that victory would give shape to the postwar world. One of their first tasks was to bring war criminals to justice at Nuremberg. Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts.

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La Salle Claims the Mississippi II


Lead: On April 9, 1682, French explorer Rene-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, after sailing most of the length of the Mississippi, claimed the entire River Valley for France. He named the region Louisiana, for his monarch, Louis XIV. Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: La Salle

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La Salle and Mississippi River Part I


Lead: By the mid 1600s the French, along with the English and the Spanish, had high hopes of a vast empire in the New World. Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: The French founded Quebec in New France (present day northeastern Canada near the St. Lawrence River)

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