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Episode 5

Book of the Week, On the Map Episode 5 of 5

Is the old cliché that women are less good at navigating than men true? Or do they just have different ways of finding their bearings?

The last part of Simon Garfield's wander through the history of maps takes us down the routes of gender difference and sat nav.

Producer: Clive Brill
A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

Release date:

15 minutes

Last on

Sat 13 Oct 2012 00:30

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