William Hague reads from his eagerly awaited biography of Britain's youngest Prime Minister, who took office aged twenty four.
Abridged by Katrin Williams.
Pitt's political destiny and his march into the Commons.
Who Was Pitt? A look at his friendships, homes, and wayward financial dealings.
Pitt faces another political time bomb - the madness of King George III.
In 1793, Pitt's hopes for a short war with the French fail to materialise.
Even political powerhouses are seen to wane - the drama, the stress, the addiction to port.
And what was Pitt's legacy?