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The Penobscot Expedition and the Revolution

The Penobscot disaster is usually regarded as the worst American Naval disaster with the exception of Pearl Harbor. An accidental archeological discovery in the Penobscot River sheds new light on the desperate last moments of the worst defeat of the American Revolution.

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Contributors
Other : Maine Public Broadcasting
Other : Maine Public Broadcasting Network

Subjects
Penobscot Expedition, 1779
History - Revolutionary War
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

Publisher
Maine Public Broadcasting

Source
Maine Public Broadcasting: Home -- The Story of Maine, Episode 402, “The Penobscot Expedition and the Revolution”

Publication Date
2004-01-01

Collection
MPBN: Home Series

Rights
Maine Public Broadcasting Network