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Melvyn Bragg and his guests discuss the life and work of Benjamin Franklin.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Henri Bergson's ideas about our experience of time passing
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss Gauss, one of the great mathematicians.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the ideas and life of Hannah Arendt, political philosopher
Melvyn Bragg examines the Prussian naturalist and explorer, Alexander Von Humboldt.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss scientist John Dalton.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the scientist Michael Faraday.
The life and ideas of the 19th century political philosopher John Stuart Mill.
Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the playwright and novelist, author of Waiting for Godot
The life and work of French novelist, playwright and philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre.
Melvyn Bragg examines the first President of the US and what drove him to revolution.