Book Discussion on Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane

Ms. Davis talked about her biography, Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane, published by Houghton Mifflin. She described… read more

Ms. Davis talked about her biography, Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane, published by Houghton Mifflin. She described Crane’s life and how and why he wrote The Red Badge of Courage, the story of an ordinary soldier in the Civil War. She also talked about the challenges he met to become a published author in the 19th century. Crane died at the age of 28 years of tuberculosis. close

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Book Discussion on Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 6, 1998
Last Aired:
Jun 30, 2012

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  • Sep 06, 1998 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 1998 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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