World's Longest History Lesson: Unit 1. Prehistoric to Spanish Explorers

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Video of Dr. Torget's lecture on Texas prehistory through Spanish exploration, covering: (1) The Land and the Rivers, (2) First Settlers before 1500, (3) Indians of Texas by 1500.

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1 video (52 min., 10 sec.) : sd., col. ; digital

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Torget, Andrew J. 2018-08-24T09:00:02/2018-08-24T09:52:06.

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  • Main Title: World's Longest History Lesson: Unit 1. Prehistoric to Spanish Explorers
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Video of Dr. Torget's lecture on Texas prehistory through Spanish exploration, covering: (1) The Land and the Rivers, (2) First Settlers before 1500, (3) Indians of Texas by 1500.

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1 video (52 min., 10 sec.) : sd., col. ; digital

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Names to Know: Caddos, Karankawas, Atakapans, Coahuiltecans, Jumanos, Apaches, Wichitas, Mayans, Aztecs, Hernan Cortes

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Guinness World Record Attempt

Video documenting Dr. Andrew Torget's 26 hour, 34 minute lecture that set the new Guinness World Record for the world's longest history lesson.

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  • 2018-08-24T09:00:02/2018-08-24T09:52:06

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  • Feb. 26, 2019, 8:51 p.m.

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Torget, Andrew J. World's Longest History Lesson: Unit 1. Prehistoric to Spanish Explorers, video, 2018-08-24T09:00:02/2018-08-24T09:52:06; Denton, Texas. (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1125868/: accessed August 14, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; .