Book Discussion on Big Red: On Board a Trident Nuclear Submarine

Douglas Waller talked about the USS Nebraska, a modern Trident Nuclear Submarine. Topics included life on board a nuclear submarine,… read more

Douglas Waller talked about the USS Nebraska, a modern Trident Nuclear Submarine. Topics included life on board a nuclear submarine, how sailors are screened for the job, their work responsibilities, and how they cope with long separations from their families. He said that the USS Nebraska was the sixth largest nuclear power in the world. The program was filmed on the USS Torsk, a World War Two submarine docked outside the Baltimore Maritime Museum in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor. He answered questions from the audience.

Mr. Waller is the author of Big Red: Three Months on Board a Trident Nuclear Submarine, published by HarperCollins. close

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Book Discussion on Big Red: On Board a Trident Nuclear Submarine

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Program ID:
163725-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Apr 28, 2001
Last Aired:
Jan 17, 2007

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  • Apr 28, 2001 | 8:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 05, 2001 | 3:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 13, 2001 | 3:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 17, 2007 | 3:04am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 17, 2007 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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