Book Discussion on Confederate Admiral: The Life and Wars of Franklin Buchanan

Mr. Symonds talked about his book, [Confederate Admiral: The Life and
Wars of Franklin Buchanan], published by the United States Naval
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Mr. Symonds talked about his book, [Confederate Admiral: The Life and

Wars of Franklin Buchanan], published by the United States Naval

Institute. He focused on the career of Buchanan, from a

merchantman, to a midshipman during the War of 1812, to the historic

trip to Japan with Commodore Perry, and his command of warships in

the Civil War. After his prepared remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Confederate Admiral: The Life and Wars of Franklin Buchanan

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153827-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Annapolis, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Dec 12, 1999
Last Aired:
Jan 30, 2000

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  • Dec 12, 1999 | 2:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 10, 2000 | 4:31am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 30, 2000 | 5:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
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