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Regional Variations (2)

The American Future: a History,by Simon Schama

BBC Four

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four

Simon looks at the bitter conflict over immigration in America. Does Barack Obama's candidacy represent the final triumph of America as a multi-ethnic nation? Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Book Quiz

BBC Four

The Book Quiz

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Kirsty Wark presents the literary panel game, as writer Rosie Boycott and children's novelist Darren Shan do battle against author Julie Myerson and historian Antony Beevor.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Producer:
Irene Daniels
Participant:
Rosie Boycott
Participant:
Darren Shan
Participant:
Antony Beevor
Participant:
Julie Myerson

Regional Variations (2)

Gerry Robinson and theMoney Makers

BBC Four

Gerry Robinson and the Money Makers

Episode 1: Sir Terry Leahy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Top businessman Gerry Robinson meets Tesco boss Terry Leahy to discover the attributes and drive that took him from shelf-stacking to the boardroom. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Cowards

BBC Four

Cowards

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sketch show offering a comic slant on human frailties, with scenarios ranging from Russian roulette at the dinner table to socially-awkward judges, employing songs and animation. Show more

Contributors

Series

Cowards

Regional Variations (2)

Aguirre, Wrath of God

BBC Four

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Historical drama about a Spanish conquistador who seizes control of a group of 16th-century explorers and sets out to find El Dorado - the lost city of gold. Starring Klaus Kinski. Show more

Contributors

Don Lope de Aguirre:
Klaus Kinski
Director:
Werner Herzog
Producer:
Werner Herzog

Regional Variations (2)

Gerry Robinson and the Money Makers

Episode 1: Sir Terry Leahy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Top businessman Gerry Robinson meets Tesco boss Terry Leahy to discover the attributes and drive that took him from shelf-stacking to the boardroom. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

As 8.30pm

BBC Four

The Book Quiz

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Kirsty Wark presents the literary panel game, as writer Rosie Boycott and children's novelist Darren Shan do battle against author Julie Myerson and historian Antony Beevor.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Producer:
Irene Daniels
Participant:
Rosie Boycott
Participant:
Darren Shan
Participant:
Antony Beevor
Participant:
Julie Myerson

BBC Four

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