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Vanessa Collingridge presents the series exploring ordinary people's links with the past.

How the experiences of a painter and decorator from Sale in 19th-century China reveals more about the spread of religion in that period. Plus the remarkable story of the listener who witnessed the German surrender at Monte Cassino.

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30 minutes

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Tue 12 May 2009 15:00