- American adventure
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- A study of persistence in the face of repeated failure. The story of Cyrus Field, who on his fifth attempt lays the Atlantic cable.
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- This series studies the values and characteristics of notable figures from America's early years. It is written by John M. Ehle and directed by John S. Clayton.
- University of North Carolina (Producer)Ehle, John, 1925- (Writer)Clayton, John S. (Director)Kasell, Carl. (Host)
- Kuralt, Charles, 1934-1997 (Actor)Ehle, John, 1925- (Actor)
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