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In 1881 a 25-man crew sets sail for Lady Franklin Bay with Lt. Adolphus Greely, but three years later only six return.

Overview

From PBS and American Experience - Using scientific accounts, diaries, photographs and letters, this film reveals how poor planning, personality clashes, questionable decisions and pure bad luck conspired to turn a noble scientific mission into a human tragedy.

  1. Rob Rapley

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Tim Hopper

    Voice of Adolphus Greely

  2. Michael Murphy

    Narrator

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Original Language English

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