Incredible Voyage of Bill Pinkney

Incredible Voyage of Bill Pinkney

Cast: Bill Cosby

     
 

Bill Cosby narrates this story of Captain Bill Pinkney, the first African-American to sail around the world alone, completing his trip in 22 months. During his journey at sea he kept in touch (via state-of-the-art technology) with students in Boston and Chicago, teaching them about math and geography and teaching them to reach for their dreams. Upon his return from… See more details below

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Bill Cosby narrates this story of Captain Bill Pinkney, the first African-American to sail around the world alone, completing his trip in 22 months. During his journey at sea he kept in touch (via state-of-the-art technology) with students in Boston and Chicago, teaching them about math and geography and teaching them to reach for their dreams. Upon his return from sea, Bill Pinkney was recognized by President George Bush (the Elder). ~ Linda J. Shriver

Product Details

Release Date:
08/28/2007
UPC:
0030306702599
Original Release:
1994
Source:
Mpi Home Video
Region Code:
0
Presentation:
[Full Frame]
Time:
0:46:00

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Bill Cosby Narrator

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Incredible Voyage of Bill Pinkney
1. The Sea Doesn't Care [4:34]
2. Voyage For Education [4:41]
3. Commitment [3:39]
4. Concepts Come to Life [4:44]
5. What Began as a Legacy [4:14]
6. Arriving at South Africa [2:39]
7. Bad Weather [3:43]
8. Reaching Tasmania [4:01]
9. Almost to Cape Horn [4:05]
10. Heading North [2:32]
11. Dream Come True [4:44]
12. End Credits [1:29]

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