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The best of BBC Radio 3's flagship arts and ideas programme Free Thinking - featuring in-depth interviews and debates with artists, scientists and public figures.


R3Arts: Richard Cohen and The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead

November 8th, 2010

Episode 13 of 1201 episodes

Julia Neuberger and Jonathan Miller review 'Journey through the Afterlife: The Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead' at the British Museum; Richard Cohen talks to Philip Dodd about his new book, 'Chasing the Sun' and Ian Morris discusses his new book, Why the West Rules which is also reveiwed by the historian Joanna Bourke.