Tyler Alderson talks to Robert C Ritchie, author of The Lure of
the Beach, about the rise of the beach resort. Class, health, and
(of course!) sex all play a part in the story of our fascination
with the sandy shoreline. 57 mins.
About the Podcast
A podcast by history nerds for history nerds (and everyone else too).
The AskHistorians Podcast features members of Reddit's AskHistorians community, as well as published academics, and experts for long-form 60-90 minute in-depth conversations about a topic of their research. Additionally, each podcast episode is accompanied by a thread in AskHistorians where the expert swings by to answer followup questions. Find us answering questions at www.reddit.com/r/askhistorians or on patreon at www.patreon.com/askhistorians