Spain

Martha Gutierrez Steinkamp talked about her book, Spain: The Forgotten Alliance: Independence of the United States, about the role Spain played in the… read more

Spain Martha Gutierrez Steinkamp talked about her book, Spain: The Forgotten Alliance: Independence of the United States, about the role Spain played in the Revolutionary War. Spain offered its navy to help fight the British and money to help fund the Patriots. George Washington wrote that he did not foresee a victory without Spanish aid.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, from March 19-22 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast Cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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325650-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
First Aired:
May 16, 2015 | 6:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Aug 07, 2015 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • May 16, 2015 | 6:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 17, 2015 | 10:17am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 07, 2015 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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