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Saladin and suffragettes

April 9th, 2015

Episode 211 of 296 episodes

John Man – author of a new biography of Saladin – explains how the medieval Muslim leader was able to triumph over the crusaders. Meanwhile, we talk to historian June Purvis about why the votes for women campaign turned to violence.

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