Weekly History News Roundup

DNA reveals identity of ancient plague… illness may have contributed to fall of Roman empire

 

Romans practiced infanticidecustom did not spare boys more than girls

 

Pete Seeger dies at 94champion of folk music and social justice

 

Russians debate the siege of Leningrad… advocates argue it should have been surrendered to save lives

 

Details emerge about new Confederate museum in Richmond… tax exempt status granted to new venture

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