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Richard Fidler


Richard Fidler is the author of several books that blend history with travel memoir and mythology. His most recent book, The Book of Roads & Kingdoms, is a compendium of stories from travellers who journeyed out from medieval Baghdad to the furthest reaches of the known world. Richard also presents Conversations on ABC Radio, an in-depth interview program, which attracts a large listening audience around the nation and is the most popular podcast in Australia.