Whaleship Essex Sinking and Aftermath

Nathaniel Philbrick talked about his book, In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which details the sinking of the Essex in… read more

Nathaniel Philbrick talked about his book, In the Heart of the Sea: The Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex, which details the sinking of the Essex in the Pacific Ocean following a destructive attack by a sperm whale. The author also recounted the fate of the ship’s crew as they spent three months in vain trying to reach mainland South America before being rescued. The Nantucket Historical Association hosted this event, provided the video, and retains copyright of this program. close

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Whaleship Essex Sinking and Aftermath

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Program ID:
507240-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Jan 24, 2021 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 06, 2021 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jan 23, 2021 | 9:50pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 24, 2021 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 24, 2021 | 10:33pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 25, 2021 | 4:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 30, 2021 | 10:30am EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Mar 22, 2021 | 11:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 22, 2021 | 3:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 28, 2021 | 2:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 28, 2021 | 11:50pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 29, 2021 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 29, 2021 | 3:57am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 29, 2021 | 4:53am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Sep 05, 2021 | 2:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 06, 2021 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 3