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  1. Series 34

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  2. Series 33

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  3. Series 32

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  4. Series 31

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  5. Series 30

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  6. Series 29

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  7. Series 28

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  8. Series 27

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  9. Series 26

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  10. Series 25

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  11. Series 24

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  12. Series 23

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  13. Series 22

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  14. Series 21

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  15. Series 20

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  16. Series 19

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  17. Series 18

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  18. Series 17

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  19. Series 16

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  20. Series 15

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  21. Series 14

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  22. Series 13

    Series of biographical discussions, with Matthew Parris

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  23. Series 12

    Series of biographical discussions, with Matthew Parris

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  24. Series 11

    Series of biographical discussions

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  25. Katherine Graham

    Broadcaster Kirsty Young chooses newspaper publisher Katherine Graham.

    First broadcast: 25 Sep 2014

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  26. Tom Spring

    Sports journalist Frank Keating talks about 19th-century bare-knuckle boxer Tom Spring.

    First broadcast: 11 Sep 2014

  27. Lord Byron

    Writer Sue Limb chooses the 'mad, bad and dangerous to know' poet, Lord Byron.

    First broadcast: 04 Sep 2014

  28. Louis Armstrong

    Band leader Chris Barber chooses the legendary jazz trumpeter, Louis Armstrong.

    First broadcast: 21 Aug 2014

  29. Alexander the Great

    Writer Frederic Raphael chooses part man, part myth Alexander the Great.

    First broadcast: 14 Aug 2014

  30. Viscount Slim

    Lord Carrington and Lord John Slim discuss military leader, Field-Marshal Viscount Slim.

    First broadcast: 07 Aug 2014

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