Through a Howling Wilderness

Thomas Desjardin talked about his book Through a Howling Wilderness: Benedict Arnold’s March to Quebec, 1775, published by St. Martin’s Press. He… read more

Thomas Desjardin talked about his book Through a Howling Wilderness: Benedict Arnold’s March to Quebec, 1775, published by St. Martin’s Press. He described Arnold’s 1775 invasion of the British-controlled city of Quebec. He talked about the details of the attack, which was undertaken to weaken the British hold on the lower 13 colonies, and described how the soldiers dealt with food shortages and environmental hazards. After his presentation Mr. Desjardin answered audience members' questions. close

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Through a Howling Wilderness

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Program ID:
191887-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2006 | 11:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 13, 2007 | 8:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 29, 2006 | 11:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 09, 2006 | 4:52pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2006 | 4:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 2007 | 3:12am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 13, 2007 | 8:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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