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Book of the Week, Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter Episode guide

  1. Episode 5

    5/5 Harry's doctors warn him that his lifestyle is killing him.

    First broadcast: 30 Aug 2013

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  2. Episode 4

    4/5 Having damaged his voice with drink and drugs Harry turns to a bizarre alternative therapy

    First broadcast: 29 Aug 2013

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  3. Episode 3

    3/5 Harry's drinking and drug-taking begin to spiral out of control.

    First broadcast: 28 Aug 2013

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  4. Episode 2

    2/5 A financial stroke of luck enables Harry to give up his day job and focus on music.

    First broadcast: 27 Aug 2013

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  5. Episode 1

    1/5 Despite a poverty-stricken childhood and family problems, Harry shows promise at school.

    First broadcast: 26 Aug 2013

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