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Charles II and an Atlantic experiment

April 7th, 2016

Episode 259 of 287 episodes

Historian Clare Jackson talks about her new biography of the 17th-century king, which is part of the Penguin Monarchs series. Meanwhile, BBC radio presenter Peter Gibbs tells us the story of how Ascension Island’s plant life was transformed 150 years ago

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