Underworld

Episodes

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LB19981015

Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel (3/5).

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Hailed by some critics as the latest Great American Novel, Don DeLillo's 800-page work spans 50 years of American history.

Angus Macinnes reads a selection of key scenes.

Abridged by James Robertson (1/10).

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Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel.

3 October 1951.

At a baseball game in New York, FBI director J Edgar Hoover learns that the Soviet Union has exploded an atomic bomb (3/10).

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Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel, abridged by James Robertson (4/10).

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Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel, abridged by James Robertson (5/10).

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Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel, abridged by James Robertson (6/10).

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Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel.

On 19 December 1961, advertising copywriters on a fertiliser account dream up a campaign to ``Bomb Your Lawn'' (7/10).

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Angus Macinnes reads key scenes from Don DeLillo's novel.

`We're All Gonna Die'.

Comedian Lenny Bruce picks up on the paranoia generated by the Cuban Missile Crisis (8/10).

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By Don DeLillo.

`The Mask'.

28 November 1966.

J Edgar Hoover prepares for a fancy-dress ball.

Read by Angus Macinnes, abridged by James Robertson (9/10).

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By Don DeLillo.

29 November 1966.

Anti-Vietnam protestors invade Truman Capote's masked ball in New York.

Read by Angus Macinnes, abridged by James Robertson (final part).