Fight Club: A History of Violence

April 2017

Tudor Fight Club

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Tune in to learn all about Tudor tear-ups. Jousting brought rewards for the victors, but failure often meant the defeated party lost land or reputation.

Victorian Prize Fighters

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Hear how Victorian Britain embraced violence. Bare-knuckle boxers were the toast of the era, with handsome rewards and celebrity status for skilled fighters.

Georgian Duellists

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Learn about the history of fighting. In Georgian Britain, both sides of the social divide found duels to be a novel distraction - and a way to resolve quarrels.
October 2015

Georgian Fighting Women

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A most alternative history of Britain begins in the Georgian era. Lucy Inglis examines the murky world of women bare-knuckle boxing in 18th century London.

Series 1 Episode 2

Expired 3.0 9 x
How Victorian Britain embraced violence. Bare-knuckle boxers were the toast of the era, with handsome rewards and celebrity status for skilled fighters.

Series 1 Episode 1

Expired 3.0 8 x
A most alternative history of Britain begins in the Georgian era. Lucy Inglis examines the murky world of women bare-knuckle boxing in 18th century London.
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