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The Value of Tobacco
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Tobacco was the lifeblood of the early Southern colonies, and its profits led directly to the rapid growth of slavery in the new nation.
Life in Jamestown
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Find out what it took to be a settler in the early-American colony of Jamestown.
History Rocks: Smoking is Hazardous
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The hazards of smoking, set to "Ring of Fire" by Johnny Cash.
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