Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
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The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
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A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.