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Stuff You Missed in History Class

HowStuffWorks.com

Society & Culture, History

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History 2
Top 200 21

Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.

Ruth Harkness and the First Panda in the U.S.

June 9th, 2014

Episode 666 of 973 episodes

In the 1930s a New York socialite had a dream. She wanted to be the first person to capture a panda from Asia and return to the western world with it. Her quest had a significant impact on the way the Western world viewed wild animals.

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