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Six Minutes in May: How Churchill Unexpectedly Became Prime Minister
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Podcast #16 is up!

Emperor Huizong - Patricia Buckley Ebrey

My sixteenth podcast -- an interview with Patricia Buckley Ebrey about her biography of the Emperor Huizong - has been posted on the New Books Network website. There's a funny backstory to this one that I won't bore you with -- just give it a listen if you're interested.