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    • Eyewitness 1900-1949

    • Voices from the BBC Archive
    • By: Joanna Burke
    • Narrated by: Tim Pigott-Smith
    • Length: 22 hrs and 18 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3

    Eyewitness accounts from the BBC Archive are at the heart of this unique history of the first half of the 20th century, narrated by Tim Pigott-Smith. The events of 1900-1949 are described by the people who saw them happen, from the death of Queen Victoria and accession of Edward VII through the First World War, to the sinking of the Titanic, the General Strike and the Great Depression, to the Second World War and its aftermath.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Very good oral history but...

    • By jomojomo on 10-05-17

    Regular price: $34.10