Book Discussion on Unknown Shore

Mr. Ruby discussed his book, Unknown Shore: The Lost History of England’s Arctic Colony, published by Henry Holt and… read more

Mr. Ruby discussed his book, Unknown Shore: The Lost History of England’s Arctic Colony, published by Henry Holt and Company. Through the work of the nineteenth-century American explorer, Charles Francis Hall and Ruby’s own travels to the Canadian Arctic, the book presents the little-known history of pirate Martin Forbisher’s colonization of Baffin Island and the impact it had on the people who lived there. Mr. Ruby read from his book and took questions from the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Unknown Shore

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 18, 2001
Last Aired:
Dec 9, 2001

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  • Aug 18, 2001 | 11:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 2001 | 7:20am EST | C-SPAN 2
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