Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, A Revolution

Nathaniel Philbrick talked about his book, Bunker Hill: A City, A Seige, A Revolution, in which he recalls the lead-up to the first… read more

Nathaniel Philbrick talked about his book, Bunker Hill: A City, A Seige, A Revolution, in which he recalls the lead-up to the first large-scale battle of the American Revolution, the Battle of Bunker Hill. In his book, the author recounts that Boston, then a city of 15,000 inhabitants and under British Army occupation, witnessed numerous conflicts between the local populace and soldiers following the Boston Tea Party eighteen months prior. The political climate spilled over on April 19, 1775 at Lexington and Concord and was succeeded two months later at Bunker Hill. Nathaniel Philbrick spoke at the Coolidge Theater in Brookline, Massachusetts. close

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Program ID:
312873-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
May 26, 2013 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Oct 09, 2016 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 26, 2013 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 02, 2013 | 5:05pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 23, 2013 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 2013 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 14, 2013 | 12:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 14, 2013 | 3:46am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 2013 | 10:32pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 1:21am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 4:11am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 1:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 2013 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 08, 2016 | 4:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 09, 2016 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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