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History is a branch of the Humanities that studies past human culture, events and interactions. History differs from archaeology in that historians primarily deal with written records, while archaeologists study the material remains of past cultures. Professional historians often specialize in a particular era of history, such as Medieval Europe, the Renaissance or 19th century America. They may also focus on a particular area, such as cultural history or military history. Many historians work as teachers at high schools or universities, while others find employment with the government or other institutions. A knowledge of foreign languages is a great asset to any historian.