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Book of the Week:

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The Magnetic North
1/5. The Arctic Defined. Adjoa Andoh reads the book by Sara Wheeler in which she journeys to the collar of lands round the Arctic Ocean. Having considered what the Arctic means to the rest of the world, she begins her travels in the semi-inhabited fringes of Asian Russia, nine time zones from Moscow. Abridged by Elizabeth Reeder. Producer Eilidh McCreadie Repeated at 12.30am

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Book By: Sara Wheeler
Abridged By: Elizabeth Reeder.
Producer: Eilidh McCreadie

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