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* Play Back a Lifetime

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
The War
Patrick Howarth reads and introduces a further selection from his verse autobiography. His knowledge of Polish took him into the Secret Service. and gave him a startling insight into the mystery surrounding the death of General Sikorski.
Istanbul: the Hotel Tokatlion: surreptitious tap in the small hours on my bedroom door;
The richly curved Greek girl in transparent tulle - or was it chiffon? -
Complaining it was cold in her room, the next day discovered to be on the German payroll.
She failed to obtain any secrets. Second of two programmes Producer HALLAM TENNYSON

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Unknown: Patrick Howarth
Producer: Hallam Tennyson

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* Play Back a Lifetime

BBC Radio 3, 26 September 1974 20.35






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