Farther Than Any Man

Mr. Dugard talked about his book Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook, published by Pocket Books. This biography of the… read more

Mr. Dugard talked about his book Farther Than Any Man: The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook, published by Pocket Books. This biography of the 18th-century sea captain and explorer follows Captain Cook’s life from his early years to his death in Hawaii. Captain Cook was the only noncommissioned sailor in the history of the Royal Navy to rise to the rank of ship’s commander. Mr. Dugard said that Captain Cook is the prototype for pop-culture icon Captain James Kirk of Star Trek and also Captain Hook. close

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Farther Than Any Man

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Program ID:
165279-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
First Aired:
Aug 26, 2001 | 8:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Apr 18, 2004 | 4:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Aug 26, 2001 | 8:16am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 09, 2001 | 4:05am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 22, 2001 | 1:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 23, 2001 | 5:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2003 | 12:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 14, 2004 | 4:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 18, 2004 | 4:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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