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Great Lives Episode guide

  1. Series 35

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  2. Series 34

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  3. Series 33

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  4. Series 32

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  5. Series 31

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  6. Series 30

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  7. Series 29

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  8. Series 28

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  9. Series 27

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  10. Series 26

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  11. Series 25

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  12. Series 24

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  13. Series 23

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  14. Series 22

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  15. Series 21

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  16. Series 20

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  17. Series 19

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  18. Series 18

    Matthew Parris presents the biographical series

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  19. Series 17

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  20. Series 16

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  21. Series 15

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  22. Series 14

    Series of biographical discussions with Matthew Parris

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  23. Series 13

    Series of biographical discussions, with Matthew Parris

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  24. Series 12

    Series of biographical discussions, with Matthew Parris

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  25. Series 11

    Series of biographical discussions

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  26. James Hogg

    Geneticist Steve Jones chooses 19th-century fiddle-playing shepherd and writer James Hogg.

    First broadcast: 08 Jan 2015

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  27. Bob Marley

    Poet Benjamin Zephaniah explores the life of reggae legend Bob Marley.

    First broadcast: 01 Jan 2015

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  28. Rachmaninov

    Conductor Leonard Slatkin proposes composer Sergei Rachmaninov for great life status.

    First broadcast: 25 Dec 2014

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  29. Scott of the Antartic

    Author Beryl Bainbridge selects explorer Falcon Scott as a hidden romantic.

    First broadcast: 18 Dec 2014

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  30. Captain James Cook

    Media executive and broadcaster Greg Dyke chooses explorer Captain James Cook.

    First broadcast: 11 Dec 2014

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