The Great Adventure - Season 1

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  • The Hunley
    The Hunley
    Episode 1
    9/27/63
    8.0
    This episode tells us the story about the first successful war submarine attack on an enemy ship by The Confederates in 1864.
  • The Death of Sitting Bull
    10/4/63
    9.0
    This episode tells us the story of Legend Sioux Chief Sitting Bull and his death.
  • The Massacre at Wounded Knee
    10/11/63
    8.3
    This episode tell us the story of the last major armed conflict between the Dakota Sioux and the United States, subsequently described as a "massacre" by General Nelson A. Miles in a letter to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.
  • Six Wagons to the Sea
    10/18/63
    8.8
    This episode tell the story about one of the great financial - railroad scandals of the late 19th and early 20th Centuries.
  • The Story of Nathan Hale
    10/25/63
    8.0
    This episode tell us story of Nathen HALE; a captain in the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. Widely is considered America's first spy.
  • Go Down, Moses
    Go Down, Moses
    Episode 6
    11/1/63
    8.0
    Harriet Tubman, tonight's subject, was a major abolitionist in pre-Civil War times. An escaped slave herself, she became known as the Moses of her people through her work as a conductor on the Underground Railroad. Between 1850 and 1860, Miss Tubman (with a price of $40,000 on her head) conducted over 300 slaves to freedom in the North.moreless
  • The Great Diamond
    The Great Diamond
    Episode 7
    11/8/63
    8.0
  • The Treasure Train of Jefferson Davis
    11/15/63
    8.0
  • The Outlaw and the Nun
    12/6/63
    8.0
  • The Man Who Stole New York City
    12/13/63
    8.0
  • A Boy at War
    A Boy at War
    Episode 11
    12/20/63
    7.0
    During the Revolutionary War, a 13-year-old boy and his older brother join the local militia.
  • Wild Bill Hickok - The Legend and the Man
    This episode is about James Butler Hickok, one of the great Western legends of his time...
  • The Colonel from Connecticut
  • Teeth of the Lion
    Teeth of the Lion
    Episode 14
    1/17/64
    8.0
    Will and Elizabeth Cross are homesteaders in the 1870s who have perservered against weather, sickness, fire, hostile tribes and loneliness. They're trying to persuade Tom and Meg Jethro to settle near them.
  • Rodger Young
    Rodger Young
    Episode 15
    1/24/64
    9.3
    This episode tells us a story about a brave man... Rodger W. Young...was born in 1918 in Tiffin, Ohio. He joined the Army in January 1938 during World War II, and served in the South Pacific. On July 31, 1943, a hidden Japanese machine gun nest pinned down Rodger and his squad on the island of New Guinea. Rodger, determined to destroy the nest, and threw grenades. He was killed, but his actions allowed his squad to escape, and the Japanese suffered several casualties. For this action Rodger Young was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor.moreless
  • The Testing of Sam Houston
    1/31/64
    8.0
  • The Special Courage of Captain Pratt
    2/14/64
    8.0
  • The Night Raiders
    The Night Raiders
    Episode 18
    2/21/64
    9.0
  • Plague
    Plague
    Episode 19
    2/28/64
    8.0
  • The Pathfinder
    The Pathfinder
    Episode 20
    3/6/64
    9.0
    This episode tells us a story about two Western America Legends in California in middle of 1800's... Captain John Charles Fremont; U.S. Army topographer, explorer, trail blazer and General John Sutter; who became a naturalized Mexican citizen in order to qualify for a land grant, and had 48,827 acres of North Carolina from Mexican Governor Alvarado.moreless
  • The President Vanishes
    3/13/64
    8.0
  • The Henry Bergh Story
    3/20/64
    8.0
  • Kentucky's Bloody Ground
    4/3/64
    8.0
  • The Siege of Boonesborough
    4/10/64
    9.0
    The Siege of Boonesborough took place in September 1778 during the American Revolutionary War. Daniel Boone was an American pioneer, hunter and the founder of Boonesborough who has respected by the Shawnees for his extraordinary hunting skills. Chief Blackfish was a Shawnee leader allied to the British, He had captured and adopted daniel BooneBoone months before the battle. But Boone escaped the Shawnees in time to lead the defense of the settlement.moreless
  • Escape
    Escape
    Episode 25
    4/17/64
    9.0
    In 1864, some 1100 Union prisoners are being held in the Confederacy's Libby Prison. One of those men is Col. Thoma Rose who's plotting to escape by tunneling under the prison's walls.
  • The Pirate and the Patriot
    5/1/64
    8.0
  • The Pathfinder
    The Pathfinder
    Episode 28
    3/6/64
    0.0
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  • The Great Adventure 29
    10/1/03
    0.0
    Come along as a father and his two sons travel to Alaska to fish the Kenai River for King Salmon, trout and adventure. The trio also makes some grizzly discoveries at a remote bear camp.Then a family of four takes a summer vacation in Curacao, Netherland Antilles. The Carbonettis will talk to the island animals and snorkel alongside its marine life. They'll get along swimmingly with some, but with others they won't see eye to eye!moreless
  • The Great Adventure Episode 30
    7/1/05
    0.0
    Philea just quit her high-stress job and is looking for inspiration. Her jazz musician husband Phil feels that Seattle is just the ticket. Together, they'll visit the Salish Lodge and Spa in nearby Snoqualmie, take new risks, sample new pleasures and get their trip on.
  • The Great Adventure 405L
    7/1/05
    0.0
    Abby Llewellyn has been super busy with a toddler and now Number 2 is on the way. She's always wanted to go to Wales to learn more about the land of her great-grandfather and now's her chance.She and husband Jeff delve into the traditions of the country, boating along winding canals and walking in the footsteps of ancient kings.moreless
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