Cabbages And Kings

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19970426]

A history series presented by David Nokes in which recent discoveries on the margins of history are brought to the centre of the page.

1: The Great Dog Massacre. What does the research of young historian Mark Jenner tell us about how and why the great plague of 1665 spread? Producer Beaty Rubens

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970426]

Presented By: David Nokes

Unknown: Mark Jenner

Producer: Beaty Rubens

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970427]

A history series with David Nokes. Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970427]

Unknown: David Nokes.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970503]

Lesser-known stories from history, presented by David Nokes.

2: The Rape of Elizabeth Cureton. In

1829, in the village of Coalbrookdale, an unmarried 24-year-old woman brought a suitor home to her parents' cottage. As her parents slept upstairs, she later testified, he attempted to rape her. Vic Gatrell tells the story of the trial which followed and the way it split the community. Producer Abigail Appleton

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970503]

Presented By: David Nokes.

Unknown: Elizabeth Cureton.

Unknown: Vic Gatrell

Producer: Abigail Appleton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970504]

Repeated from yesterday 4.00pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970510]

David Nokes presents the series on unknown stories from history.

3: Whose Island Story? Historian Catherine Hall describes how her research has brought her insight into those excluded from the 1867 Reform

Act, which was supposed to bring the vote to a large amount of people. Producer Beaty Rubens

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970510]

Unknown: David Nokes

Unknown: Catherine Hall

Producer: Beaty Rubens

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970511]

Repeated from yesterday 4pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970517]

David Nokes presents the series on stories from the margins of history. 4: Mother, Mother- the Devil's Bargain

Three hundred and fifty years ago Margaret Moore confessed to witchcraft. A voice in the night, she explained, promised to protect her child if she surrendered her soul. But did she believe her own story? Historian Malcolm Gaskell investigates Moore's tale. Producer Abigail Appleton

Repeated tomorrow 8.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970517]

Unknown: David Nokes

Unknown: Margaret Moore

Unknown: Malcolm Gaskell

Producer: Abigail Appleton

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970518]