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    • Auntie's War: The BBC During the Second World War

    • By: Edward Stourton
    • Narrated by: Ed Stourton
    • Length: 14 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The British Broadcasting Corporation is a British institution, and its story during the Second World War is also our story. This was a period of remarkable voices: Churchill’s speeches, de Gaulle’s broadcasts from exile, Richard Dimbleby and Vera Lynn. Radio offered an incomparable tool for propaganda while at the same time eyewitness testimonies gave a voice to everyone, securing the BBC’s reputation as a purveyor of truth. 

    Regular price: $24.10

    • Diary of a Dog Walker

    • Time Spent Following a Lead
    • By: Edward Stourton
    • Narrated by: Edward Stourton
    • Length: 4 hrs and 5 mins
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    Edward Stourton’s columns, recording his regular excursions with Kudu, the Springer spaniel, appeared fortnightly in the Telegraph from May 2009 until September 2010. They form the basis for this witty, charming and revealing book of canine musings. Ed’s focus might momentarily seem trivial, but his canvas proves to be immeasurably wide.

    Regular price: $16.48