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Subject Areas:History
Name, Speaker Location & Areas covered:Mrs Lynne DITCHBURNRipon :: All Yorkshire covered
Contact & Website:
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Subjects:Trials and Tribulations of an Elizabethan Lady ~ Tells the story of England's first attempt to set up a colony in the New World through the eyes of Eleanor White, one of the colonists, during the reign of Elizabeth I many years before Jamestown or the Pilgrim Fathers.

Raleigh, Spice and Roanoke ~ One idea of history or what prompted the exploration of the Tudor 'swashbucklers'. An easy journey from eastern spices through new trade routes to the discovery of the New World.

Coffee with Great Aunt Laura ~ Memories of an old Louisiana family with a few stories thrown in for good measure.

The Upper Crust ~ A light-hearted look at bread from the hunter-gatherers to the present via Egypt, Italy, the French Revolution and much more.

Early Anglo/American Slavery
Availability & Fee:AnytimeNegotiable
Requirements: S, PSClick for requirements explanation
Virtual Talk Offered: No
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