iPlayer Radio What's New?

Book of the Week, Looking for Mrs Livingstone Episode guide

  1. Episode 5

    5/5 The author reaches Mary's final resting place - a grave on the banks of the Zambezi River.

    First broadcast: 14 Dec 2012

    Image for Episode 5 Not currently available
  2. Episode 4

    4/5 Mary Livingstone endures four lonely years in the foreign land of Victorian Britain.

    First broadcast: 13 Dec 2012

    Image for Episode 4 Not currently available
  3. Episode 3

    3/5 Mary crossed the Kalahari desert, heavily pregnant, in the wake of her explorer husband.

    First broadcast: 12 Dec 2012

    Image for Episode 3 Not currently available
  4. Episode 2

    2/5 The author visits the Kalahari mission station where the Livingstones were married in 1845

    First broadcast: 11 Dec 2012

    Image for Episode 2 Not currently available
  5. Episode 1

    1/5 A journey through Southern Africa in search of Mary, the stoical wife of David Livingstone

    First broadcast: 10 Dec 2012

    Image for Episode 1 Not currently available

Copyright © 2014 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss