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Tomorrow, as you sit down around the table and give thanks for those close to you, a lesson in history is probably the last thing on your mind with all that delicious food staring back at you.


But here’s one anyway.

Everyone knows the primary school version of the first Thanksgiving in 1621. The Pilgrims landed at Plymouth Rock and the Indians invited them to celebrate that first autumn harvest.

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