Area 51

Investigative reporter Annie Jacobsen presents a history of the military base Area 51, located in the Nevada desert. The author utilized… read more

Investigative reporter Annie Jacobsen presents a history of the military base Area 51, located in the Nevada desert. The author utilized recently declassified documents, on-site reporting, and interviews with numerous people who worked and lived at the base. Annie Jacobsen spoke at the Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco and responded to questions submitted by members of the audience. Gil Gross moderated. close

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  • Gill Gross Radio Talk Show Host KGO-AM, San Francisco, CA
  • Annie Jacobsen Contributing Writer Los Angeles Times Magazine

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Area 51

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Program ID:
299707-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 2011 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 10, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • May 29, 2011 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 05, 2011 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 04, 2011 | 2:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 05, 2011 | 2:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 08, 2011 | 8:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 08, 2011 | 8:34pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 09, 2011 | 1:30am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 10, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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