Posts Tagged ‘gagarin’

The BBC World Service interview I did about Yuri Gagarin is now available for a couple of days as a BBC podcast. You can hear it using the link below: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p00fvkw0 Scroll forward to 0:47:24 which is where the segment I was in begins. Not sure how many people heard this. BBC World Service has […]


Francis contributed the chapter on Yuri Gagarin to this new book, “The Great Explorers” edited by Robin Hanbury-Tenison. It’s a small part of a much bigger book looking at explorers across the centuries. You can purchase a copy over at Amazon.