Rum, made from a byproduct of sugar cane, was a big part of early American trade.
You don't know how much I wanted to call this one "Chester A. Arthur Did Something Important When He Was President." But I held back.
Slave or not, Anthony Johnson was still forced from his home.
In honor of Episode VII
Africaans has some pretty awesome words.
Notice this is spelled "Boer." Not "Boar." From what it sounds like, though, nothing was very boring!
On Baden-Powell's grave is the Scout's mark for "Gone Home."
The "giant fish" I talked about in last week's preview references a story that the Songhai told about a giant fish that wrecked their lands until a warrior from outside the country came in and killed it. I couldn't fit it in to the episodes anywhere this week.