9/9 Gerald Scarfe, merciless political cartoon satirist, chooses an icon who created icons.
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8/9 Professor Robert Winston discusses the life of Michel de Montaigne.
7/9 Lord Digby Jones chooses Winston Churchill, with contribution from Prof David Reynolds.
6/9 Edwina Currie discusses the life of the former Israeli prime minister Golda Meir.
5/9 Eleanor Bron discusses the life of the French philosopher and mystic Simone Weil.