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Robert Owen

Duration: 02:56

Wales and the History of the World: a look at the life of Robert Owen, born in Newtown in 1771 was responsible for setting up the cooperative experiments in New Lanark in Scotland and managing improvements in working conditions in the cotton mills.

Available since: Thu 6 Dec 2012

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Wales and the History of the World Ideas

4/4 Eddie Butler looks at the symbols and ideas we've chosen to represent us.

First broadcast: 24 Mar 2010

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