Golden Thread, The [Book Of The Week]

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Episode 120181015

The story of how fabrics have changed and shaped the world we live in.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

All cloth begins with a twist.
Journalist Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating stories of how fabrics have shaped the world we live in, beginning with the secret power of the linens that wrapped the bodies of Egyptian pharaohs.

Read by Francesca Dymond
Abridged by Laurence Wareing
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

Episode 220181016

Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating story of how fabrics have shaped our world.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

All cloth begins with a twist.
Journalist Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating stories of how fabrics have shaped the world we live in, including the legend of the Chinese Empress who discovered the secrets of the silkworm.

Read by Francesca Dymond
Abridged by Laurence Wareing
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

Episode 320181017

All cloth begins with a twist - the fascinating story of how fabric has shaped our world.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

Episode 420181018
Episode 520181019

All cloth begins with a twist.
Kassia St Clair reveals how lab-blended materials have allowed humans to travel further and faster than ever before as she concludes her exploration of the fabrics that shape the world we live in.

Read by Francesca Dymond
Abridged by Laurence Wareing
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

The story of how fabrics have changed and shaped the world we live in.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0120181015

All cloth begins with a twist.
Journalist Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating stories of how fabrics have shaped the world we live in, beginning with the secret power of the linens that wrapped the bodies of Egyptian pharaohs.

Read by Francesca Dymond
Abridged by Laurence Wareing
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

The story of how fabrics have changed and shaped the world we live in.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0220181016

All cloth begins with a twist.
Journalist Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating stories of how fabrics have shaped the world we live in, including the legend of the Chinese Empress who discovered the secrets of the silkworm.

Read by Francesca Dymond
Abridged by Laurence Wareing
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating story of how fabrics have shaped our world.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0320181017

All cloth begins with a twist - the fascinating story of how fabric has shaped our world.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0420181018

Kassia St Clair uncovers the fascinating story of how fabrics have shaped our world.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0520181019

All cloth begins with a twist.
Kassia St Clair reveals how lab-blended materials have allowed humans to travel further and faster than ever before as she concludes her exploration of the fabrics that shape the world we live in.

Read by Francesca Dymond
Abridged by Laurence Wareing
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

The story of how fabrics have changed and shaped the world we live in.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres