In this series six historians show how a theme they feel passionate about has shaped Wales. This week Dr Stephanie Ward looks at family life in Welsh history.
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This episode of Histories of Wales will be broadcast on Sunday 11 March 2012 at 13:30 on BBC Radio Wales. For more details, including information on repeats, visit the BBC Radio Wales site.
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