August 8th, 2014
Episode 381 of 490 episodes
A Very British Murder is Lucy Worsley's account of a national obsession - a tale of dark deeds and guilty pleasuresLucy Worsley is Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces, the independent charity which opens up The Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace to more than three million visitors a year. Before that, she worked for English Heritage and Glasgow Museums. As well as writing books about history, she presents history television programmes for the BBC.This talk was part of Writer of the Month - a series of talks, in which each month a high profile author shared their experiences of using original records in their writing.
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