Published date: 22 May 2009

Edward Marston looks at the changing nature of imprisonment over the centuries and the experiences of those who endured it, charting the growth of the national prison system in England and Wales from castle dungeons to purpose-built concrete gaols. Warning: the following material may not be suitable for all listeners.

Edward Marston is the author of Prison: Five Hundred Years of Life Behind Bars

Author: Edward Marston Duration: 53:51

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