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Clive James reads from his fifth volume of memoirs, charting the TV years that shot him into the public eye.

The discovery of the game show Endurance and a strange interview with Michael Heseltine.

Abridged by Polly Coles.

A Pacificus production for BBC Radio 4.

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15 minutes

Last on

Tue 20 Oct 2009 00:30

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