13. THE MAYFLOWER GENERATION: THE FAMILIES, THE VOYAGE AND THE FOUNDING OF AMERICA

Baillie Gifford Tent, Mon 25th June 18:30 - 19:30 (60 mins)

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The voyage of the Mayflower leading to the founding of Plymouth Colony is one of the seminal events in world history. The group of English Puritans who ventured across the Atlantic in 1620 were ill prepared for the brutal journey and life in a new land. Writer and broadcaster Rebecca Fraser will trace two generations of one family and their extraordinary response to the challenges of life in America.