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The Bone Chests - With Dr. Cat Jarman

Season 2, Ep. 16

The Bone Chests of Winchester Cathedral: We talk with Dr. Cat Jarman about her best-selling book, The Bone Chests, which tells the remarkable archaeological and historical detective story of the Winchester Cathedral chests that purport to hold the remains of some of the most famous kings, queens and bishops in the history of England and Wessex! It's an amazing true story of cutting-edge science and ancient bones, and the tumultuous centuries the skeletal remains have seen and - despite the best efforts of Roundhead iconoclast soldiers - survived.

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