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Birth of Schliemann

By January 6, 2014

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Courtesy of Wikipedia
On this day in history, in 1822, German archaeologist Heinrich Shliemann was born. He is important in the annals of ancient history and archaeology for his work at Hisarlik, which he excavated in his search for the historical city behind the Trojan War legends.

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