Helena Bonham Carter takes us on an exciting journey through hidden narratives of WWII. The debut episode introduces us to Virginia Hall, an American spy who cunningly orchestrated an unbelievable prison escape, placing herself at the top of the Gestapo’s hit list. History’s Secret Heroes skillfully weaves intrigue and suspense, the vivid details making you feel as if you’re right there. The well-researched, excellent storytelling combined with Carter’s captivating narration breathes life into forgotten histories, allowing us to appreciate unsung heroes in a new light.
History’s Secret Heroes is a history podcast by BBC Radio 4.
Country: United Kingdom
Episodes count: 21