Creating a Continental Navy

Glenn Grasso, former instructor at the United States Coast Guard Academy, talked about the creation of the Continental Navy during… read more

Glenn Grasso, former instructor at the United States Coast Guard Academy, talked about the creation of the Continental Navy during America’s war for independence. The 2012 Continental Congress Festival in Annapolis, Maryland hosted this event. . Grasso analyzes the U.S. strategy of using privateer vessels to raid British commerce and supply ships. He also discussed France’s involvement in naval warfare during the American Revolution. close

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Creating a Continental Navy

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Program ID:
309570-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Annapolis, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Feb 2, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 10, 2013

Airing Details

  • Feb 02, 2013 | 9:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 03, 2013 | 6:08pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 04, 2013 | 5:02am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 02, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 02, 2013 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 03, 2013 | 12:09pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2013 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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