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LITHUANIA - Digging Up Roots
Some stories are important to write, even when they don't want to be written. Researching the rise of genealogical travel, Robin traces his roots to a small town where his grandfather was born, and the tragedy of the Holocaust remains thick in the air. Julia looks into a quirky Soviet theme park, where the harsh history meets communist kitsch. Two unique experiences of the same country, and two very different stories to file under deadline.

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Stalin World in Lithuania by Julia Dimon
Travelling Along Roots by Robin Esrock

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