Nelson's Caribbean Hell-hole


February 13, 2016

Expired 3.0 4 x
Human bones found on an idyllic beach in Antigua trigger an investigation by naval historian Sam Willis into one of the darkest chapters of Britain's imperial past. As archaeologists excavate a mass grave of British sailors, Willis explores Antigua's ruins and discovers how the sugar islands of the Caribbean were a kind of...
Episodes 2013

Episode of Wednesday 1 May 2013

3.0 50 x
Sam Willis explores how the Caribbean sugar islands were a kind of hell in Nelson's time.
We use cookies to personalise content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyse our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.