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In Search of Shakespeare

This series explores the life of the world's greatest writer. Mixing travel, adventure, interviews and specially shot sequences on the road, these programs set the life of the poet in the turbulent times in which he lived - a time of surveillance, militarism and foreign wars. Shakespeare lived through the Spanish Armada, the Gunpowder Plot and the colonization of the New World, and saw firsthand England's Cultural Revolution, which lead the English people into a brave new Protestant future. Michael Wood presents.

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Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 - 8:00 AM    "A Time of Revolution" Time of Revolution Host Michael Wood uses new evidence from spies reports, local archives and a coded prison diary to uncover the dark side of Shakespeare's world. He traces William's early days, his schooling, his father's shady business deals and the dark secret that ruined the family. Part 1 of 4 G
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Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 - 8:00 AM "A Time of Revolution" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 - 2:00 PM "A Time of Revolution" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Jan 26, 2013 - 9:00 PM "A Time of Revolution" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Jan 27, 2013 - 2:00 AM "A Time of Revolution" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 - 8:00 AM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 - 2:00 PM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 - 9:00 PM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Feb 3, 2013 - 2:00 AM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 9, 2013 - 8:00 AM "The Duty of Poets" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 9, 2013 - 2:00 PM "The Duty of Poets" (WORLD)
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