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    • Radio 4's A History of Private Life

    • By: Amanda Vickery, Simon Tcherniak
    • Narrated by: Deborah Findlay, John Sessions, Jasmine Hyde, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 20

    An engrossing BBC Radio 4 series spanning the history of the home and domestic relationships over the past 500 years, presented by Amanda Vickery. Professor Vickery is one of the most charismatic historians in Britain today. In 'A History of Private Life' she reveals the intimate secrets of life at home, from the Tudor mansion to the modern bedsit.Through letters, diaries and other first-person accounts, we hear the voices of men and women from very different backgrounds telling their stories.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An intimate look at family life long ago.

    • By susieblue on 01-25-15

    Regular price: $20.66