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THE WORLD OF BOOKS

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
Introduced by CHARLES DOUGLAS-HOME
WILLIAM PLOWDEN on The Arms of Krupp by William Manchester
CLAIRE TOMALIN on Body and Clothes by R. Broby-Johansen , and Sense Relaxation by Bernard Gunther with photographs by Paul Fusco
ALEX HAMILTON on The Unfortunates by B. S. Johnson
Produced by Patricia Brent

Contributors

Introduced By: Charles Douglas-Home
Introduced By: William Plowden
Unknown: William Manchester
Unknown: Claire Tomalin
Unknown: R. Broby-Johansen
Unknown: Bernard Gunther
Unknown: Paul Fusco
Unknown: Alex Hamilton
Unknown: B. S. Johnson
Produced By: Patricia Brent

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About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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