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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, Feb 2, 2013 - 7:00 AM    "The Lost Years" Michael Wood uncovers a tale of religious conflict behind Shakespeare's lost years. The Royal Shakespeare Company performs the plays in a Tudor inn yard as Shakespeare s company did. And, using Tutor maps and Victorian photos, Wood brings Shakespeare s first London home back to life.Part 2 of 4 G
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Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 - 7:00 AM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 - 1:00 PM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 2, 2013 - 8:00 PM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Feb 3, 2013 - 1:00 AM "The Lost Years" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 9, 2013 - 7:00 AM "The Duty of Poets" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 9, 2013 - 1:00 PM "The Duty of Poets" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 9, 2013 - 8:00 PM "The Duty of Poets" (WORLD)
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Sunday, Feb 10, 2013 - 1:00 AM "The Duty of Poets" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 16, 2013 - 7:00 AM "For All Time" (WORLD)
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Saturday, Feb 16, 2013 - 1:00 PM "For All Time" (WORLD)
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