TITLE

'Sandhogs', 'Truckers' Are Real History

AUTHOR(S)
Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Multichannel News;7/14/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 27, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the television programs "Sandhogs" and "Ice Road Truckers" on the cable TV network History. The context of "Sandhogs" and "Ice Road Truckers" was defended as representing the historical battle of man against nature and the 150-year history of the profession of sandhogs according to David McKillop, senior vice president of development and programming at History. The shows have been criticized by TV critics due to their questionable connection with history.
ACCESSION #
33234866

 

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