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The White Ship of 1120 – The Cataclysm that Changed English History Forever

Charles Spencer in conversation with Dan Jones

59 mins watch time

Posted September 2020


The tale of Henry I’s White Ship has it all: an arrogant prince, drunk partying, heartless backstabbing,  internecine violence – hubris, irony, tragedy, drama. On the 900th anniversary of the shipwreck, historians Charles Spencer and Dan Jones join the How To Academy to retell this extraordinary and bloody story. It is an unmissable feast for fans of epic storytelling and history alike.