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Subject Areas:Fiction
Name, Speaker Location & Areas covered:Mrs Barbara PHIPPS Wakefield :: All Yorkshire covered
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Subjects:Two talks available:
Charles Waterton, Who Do You Think You Are?
This is about his family history, and the work he did at his ancestral home, Walton Hall, in the West Riding of Yorkshire where he created the first nature reserve.
A second talk on his travels and more!
Charles Waterton, Travels, Trials and Taxidermy. This tells of his travels in South America, North America, Canada and Europe. I tell of his many escapades and his survival (against the odds) into old age, and of his interest in natural history and the perfection of his taxidermy.

Availability & Fee:By Arrangement£50.00
Requirements: S, F, EClick for requirements explanation
Virtual Talk Offered: No
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