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The Fire of His Genius

Kirkpatrick Sale talked about his biography, "The Fire of His Genius: Robert Fulton and the American Dream". In his book historian Sale depicts… read more

Kirkpatrick Sale talked about his biography, "The Fire of His Genius: Robert Fulton and the American Dream". In his book historian Sale depicts the early days of inventor Robert Fulton’s life and his numerous inventions. Some of his patents include an inclined plane, a rope-maker, a submarine, an underwater cannon, and a steam frigate. close

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 25, 2001 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Sep 30, 2006 | 6:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Nov 25, 2001 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 25, 2001 | 11:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 2001 | 6:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 2002 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 20, 2002 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 08, 2005 | 1:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 11, 2005 | 1:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 12, 2005 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 30, 2006 | 6:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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