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Mon 17 Aug 2009 21:00 BBC Radio 4

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 08 January 2008

Francesco Da Mosto leaves his native Italy to explore the apparent special relationship between the British and the natural world. From buzzards to hedgehogs or dormice to snails, we seem to love them all, but why? Francesco discovers that the answer seems to lie in the 19th century.

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