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Secrets of the Dead - Irish Escape

Irish Escape Irish Escape
A plea is smuggled to a New York reporter from within Western Australia's Fremantle Prison. This letter launched an American whaler that stood its ground against an armed British steamer for freedom and independence. The whaler was the Catalpa, its captain was George Anthony and its human cargo...
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/1282032064/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false A plea is smuggled to a New York reporter from within Western Australia's Fremantle Prison. This letter launched an American whaler that stood its ground against an armed British steamer for freedom and independence. The whaler was the Catalpa, its captain was George Anthony and its human cargo... /episodes/get/3140 /episode/3140 Secrets of the Dead: Irish Escape /episode-player/3140
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