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Program 451a: Lighthouses; Being Welsh; Stanway House

Release Date: 03-21-2020

Description

Learn about the important role lighthouses played in the 19th century, and find out where you can visit interesting ones in the US and France. We'll also hear from a Welsh tour guide on the pride that comes from belonging to a distinctive corner of Great Britain, with its own language and traditions. And Rick visits England's Stanway House, a slightly eccentric version of Downton Abbey.

Guests

  • Theresa Levitt, author of "A Short Bright Flash" (W. W. Norton)
  • Welsh tour guide Martin DeLewandowicz
  • English tour guide Lorraine Dineen
  • "Jet Lagged in Rome" feature filed by Cameron Hewitt

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