Book Discussion on Shepherds of the Sea

Robert Cross, author and port commissioner of Albany, talks about his book, Shepherds of the Sea: Destroyer Escorts in World War II, in… read more

Robert Cross, author and port commissioner of Albany, talks about his book, Shepherds of the Sea: Destroyer Escorts in World War II, in which he explains the role the fleet of destroyer escorts played in World War II as they battled German submarines.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2012 LCV Cities Tour” in Albany, New York to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Time Warner Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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Book Discussion on Shepherds of the Sea

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Program ID:
309537-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Albany, New York, United States
First Aired:
Dec 8, 2012
Last Aired:
Jan 5, 2013

Airing Details

  • Dec 08, 2012 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 08, 2012 | 8:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 2012 | 4:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 2012 | 9:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 2012 | 1:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 2012 | 6:14pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 10, 2012 | 4:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 2013 | 4:40pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2013 | 4:40am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2013 | 12:45am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2013 | 5:49am EST | C-SPAN 3
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