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Alexandria: The Last Nights of Cleopatra

From a hotel room in Alexandria, Peter Stothard traces his lifelong interest in Cleopatra, while outside, Egypt hovers on the edge of revolution. Read by Kenneth Cranham. Abridged by Jill Waters

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5/5 The author recalls seeing Elizabeth Taylor in the 1963 film Cleopatra.

Sat 22 Jun 2013 00:30 BBC Radio 4

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