Cod: A Biography of a Fish

Mr. Kurlansky discussed his book Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World, published by Penguin USA. The book focused on how cod… read more

Mr. Kurlansky discussed his book Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World, published by Penguin USA. The book focused on how cod has mattered more that any other fish in human history. Cod helped inspire the discovery of North America, and had a profound effect on the development of the Eastern U.S. economy. After his prepared remarks questions were taken from the audience. close

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Program ID:
110348-1
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chatham, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Sep 19, 1998 | 11:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 20, 1998 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Sep 19, 1998 | 11:50am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 19, 1998 | 4:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 20, 1998 | 9:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 20, 1998 | 11:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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