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Ep. 96 – Lawrence of Arabia – Dr John Peaty


Military historian Dr John Peaty talks about Lawrence of Arabia.

‘Lawrence of Arabia: Man, Movie and Myth’ – John Peaty.


Lawrence was probably the most remarkable officer to have served in the British Army during the Great War, and the most famous. What most people know about Lawrence and the Arab Revolt is derived from an epic 1962 movie, which is great cinema but poor history. Dr Peaty will try to disentangle the man from the myth, examine the various portrayals of…