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Sunday Feature

The American Civil War

Episode 4: Blockade Runners and Black Minstrels

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

What did Britain do in the American Civil War? Louise Welsh investigates blockade running, blackface minstrelsy, spy-wars and abolitionists, with the Clyde shipyards as her focus. Show more

BBC Radio 3

About BBC Radio 3

Live music and the arts: broadcasts more live music than any other radio network. Classical music is its core. Genres include world and new music, jazz, speech and drama.

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