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GLIMPSES: Legacies among the L’s of history

By MARK BANKER

Sometime in my 40 years as a teacher-historian, I envisioned “the five L’s” to help my students grasp and remember these insights.

Land — lots of it, and a vast treasure trove of resources — assured our nation’s material successes and its many spinoffs.

Location. Until recently, two wide oceans and unthreatening neighbors saved most Americans from the physical and emotional scars of invasion.

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