The Dinosaur Hunters

Deborah Cadbury's story about Gideon Mantel, a self-taught naturalist who makes an exciting discovery.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Episodes

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20080519 BT=1345 (BBC7)Deborah Cadbury's story about Gideon Mantel, a self-taught naturalist who makes an exciting discovery. Read by Emma Fielding. Episode 1 of 5.
20080523 BT=1345 (BBC7)Owen's dismissal of Mantel goes on the bitter end but he gets a taste of his own medicine. Episode 5 of 5.
20080520 BT=1345 (BBC7)Richard Owen positions himself at the centre of the scientific world in London, as Mantel identifies another giant reptile. Episode 2 of 5.
20080521 BT=1345 (BBC7)Richard Owen successfully marries and Gideon moves to Brighton to open a museum - but is forced to separate from his wife. Episode 3 of 5.
20080522 BT=1345 (BBC7)The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world whilst the rivalry between Owen and Mantel intensifies. Episode 4 of 5.
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20090420 (BBC7)
20090421 (BBC7)
20100510 (BBC7)
20121001 (BBC7)
Deborah Cadbury's story about Gideon Mantel, a self-taught naturalist who makes an exciting discovery.

Read by Emma Fielding.A bitter 19th century feud between Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen to uncover a buried prehistoric past.

Read by Emma Fielding.

A bitter 19th century feud between scientific rivals to uncover a buried prehistoric past.

The 19th century scientific rivalry to uncover a buried prehistoric past.

Deborah Cadbury's account read by Emma Fielding.

A bitter 19th-century feud between Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen to uncover a buried prehistoric past. Read by Emma Fielding.

0120080519 (BBC7)
20090420 (BBC7)
20090421 (BBC7)
20100510 (BBC7)
20121001 (BBC7)
A bitter 19th century feud between Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen to uncover a buried prehistoric past.

A bitter 19th century feud between scientific rivals to uncover a buried prehistoric past.

The 19th century scientific rivalry to uncover a buried prehistoric past.

Deborah Cadbury's account read by Emma Fielding.

A bitter 19th-century feud between Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen to uncover a buried prehistoric past. Read by Emma Fielding.

0220080520 (BBC7)
20090421 (BBC7)
20090422 (BBC7)
20100511 (BBC7)
20121002 (BBC7)
Naturalist Gideon Mantell and anatomist Richard Owen's feud over the uncovering of the prehistoric world.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen's feud over the uncovering of the prehistoric world.

Naturalist Gideon Mantell and anatomist Richard Owen's feud to uncover the prehistoric world.

Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen's feud to uncover the prehistoric world.

Richard Owen positions himself at the centre of the scientific world in London, as Mantel identifies another giant reptile.

Naturalist Gideon Mantell and anatomist Richard Owen's feud over the uncovering of the prehistoric world. Read by Emma Fielding.

0220080520 (BBC7)
20090421 (BBC7)
20090422 (BBC7)
20100511 (BBC7)
20121002 (BBC7)
Naturalist Gideon Mantell and anatomist Richard Owen's feud over the uncovering of the prehistoric world.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen's feud over the uncovering of the prehistoric world.

Naturalist Gideon Mantell and anatomist Richard Owen's feud to uncover the prehistoric world.

Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen's feud to uncover the prehistoric world.

Richard Owen positions himself at the centre of the scientific world in London, as Mantel identifies another giant reptile.

Naturalist Gideon Mantell and anatomist Richard Owen's feud over the uncovering of the prehistoric world. Read by Emma Fielding.

0320080521 (BBC7)
20090422 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20100512 (BBC7)
20121003 (BBC7)
Richard Owen marries, while rival Gideon Mantell opens a museum but is forced to separate from his wife.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Richard Owen marries, and rival Gideon Mantell opens a museum but separates from his wife.

Richard Owen marries and rival Gideon opens a museum - but separates from his wife.

Richard Owen marries and rival Gideon opens a museum - but is forced to separate from his wife.

Richard Owen successfully marries and Gideon moves to Brighton to open a museum - but is forced to separate from his wife.

Richard Owen marries, while rival Gideon Mantell opens a museum but is forced to separate from his wife. Read by Emma Fielding.

0320080521 (BBC7)
20090422 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20100512 (BBC7)
20121003 (BBC7)
Richard Owen marries, while rival Gideon Mantell opens a museum but is forced to separate from his wife.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Richard Owen marries, and rival Gideon Mantell opens a museum but separates from his wife.

Richard Owen marries and rival Gideon opens a museum - but separates from his wife.

Richard Owen marries and rival Gideon opens a museum - but is forced to separate from his wife.

Richard Owen successfully marries and Gideon moves to Brighton to open a museum - but is forced to separate from his wife.

Richard Owen marries, while rival Gideon Mantell opens a museum but is forced to separate from his wife. Read by Emma Fielding.

0420080522 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20090424 (BBC7)
20100513 (BBC7)
20121004 (BBC7)
The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world, whilst Owen and Mantell's rivalry intensifies. Read by Emma Fielding.

The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world and Owen and Mantell's rivalry intensifies.

The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world. The rivalry between Owen and Mantel grows.

The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world, while Owen and Mantell's rivalry intensifies. Read by Emma Fielding.

0420080522 (BBC7)
20090423 (BBC7)
20090424 (BBC7)
20100513 (BBC7)
20121004 (BBC7)
The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world, whilst Owen and Mantell's rivalry intensifies. Read by Emma Fielding.

The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world and Owen and Mantell's rivalry intensifies.

The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world. The rivalry between Owen and Mantel grows.

The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world, while Owen and Mantell's rivalry intensifies. Read by Emma Fielding.

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20090424 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20100514 (BBC7)
20121005 (BBC7)
Owen's dismissal of rival Mantell goes on to the bitter end, but he gets a taste of his own medicine. Read by Emma Fielding.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Owen's dismissal of Mantell goes on, but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

Owen's dismissal of rival Mantel goes on to the bitter end.

Owen's dismissal of rival Mantel goes on to the bitter end, but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

Owen's dismissal of Mantel goes on the bitter end but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

05 LAST20080523 (BBC7)
20090424 (BBC7)
20090425 (BBC7)
20100514 (BBC7)
20121005 (BBC7)
Owen's dismissal of rival Mantell goes on to the bitter end, but he gets a taste of his own medicine. Read by Emma Fielding.

Owen's dismissal of rival Mantell goes on to the bitter end, but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

Read by Emma Fielding.

Owen's dismissal of Mantell goes on, but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

Owen's dismissal of rival Mantel goes on to the bitter end.

Owen's dismissal of rival Mantel goes on to the bitter end, but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

Owen's dismissal of Mantel goes on the bitter end but he gets a taste of his own medicine.

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120090421 BT=0415 (BBC7) . The 19th century scientific rivalry to uncover a buried prehistoric past.
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220090422 BT=0415 (BBC7) . Gideon Mantell and Richard Owen's feud to uncover the prehistoric world.
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320090423 BT=0415 (BBC7) . Richard Owen marries and rival Gideon opens a museum - but separates from his wife.
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420090424 BT=0415 (BBC7) . The term 'dinosaur' is introduced to the world. The rivalry between Owen and Mantel grows.
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5 LAST20090425 BT=0415 (BBC7) . Owen's dismissal of rival Mantel goes on to the bitter end.