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Persepolis was the capitol of the Persian Empire. It took 150 years to complete the city, and 30 years later, it was sacked by Alexander the Great. Part of the "Around the World" series.
Runtime: 2 minutes 46 seconds
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Around the World: Asia--The Great Wall
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Around the World: Africa--The Pyramids
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