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Botticelli Reimagined, A New Biography of Hitler

As a best-selling German biography of Hitler is published in English, Anne McElvoy explores the way German historians view Hitler now. Plus Botticelli Reimagined at the V&A.

As a best-selling German biography of Hitler is published in English Anne McElvoy explores the way German historians view Hitler now talking to Volker Ullrich and historian Richard J Evans from the University of Cambridge. New Generation Thinker Catherine Fletcher reviews Botticelli Reimagined at the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Botticelli Reimagined runs at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London from 5 March - 3 July 2016.
Hitler by Volker Ullrich is now published in English.
Catherine Fletcher is the author of The Black Prince of Florence: The Spectacular Life and Treacherous World of Alessandro de' Medici which is published in April.

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Thu 3 Mar 2016 22:00

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Presenter Anne McElvoy
Interviewed Guest Volker Ullrich
Interviewed Guest Richard Evans
Interviewed Guest Catherine Fletcher
Producer Luke Mulhall

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