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  • Intelligent Design, Part 1

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    S 7 : Ep 5 - 2/4/13

    The body of a former biochemist is found beneath a Jaguar the day after his release from a sentence for drink-driving. Elsewhere, the skeletal remains of a Chinese woman are found in the attic of a college chapel. A name scratched into the car paintwork suggests a connection between the deaths.

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  • The Ramblin' Boy, Part 1

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    S 7 : Ep 3 - 1/21/13

    The embalmed body of a man who was supposedly cremated is found dumped near farmland. Meanwhile, the wife of the owner of the local crematorium has gone missing. New DC Alex Gray is assigned to assist Lewis while Hathaway recuperates on holiday.

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  • Down among the Fearful, Part 1

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    S 7 : Ep 1 - 1/7/13

    Lewis and Hathaway investigate the death of a psychology research fellow, who had been given a massive dose of a powerful opiate. The dead man had been moonlighting as a psychic. Another psychic claims to have been contacted by his spirit and to be able to name the murderer.

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  • The Indelible Stain

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    S 6 : Ep 4 - 6/6/12

    A visiting professor is found strangled after delivering a controversial lecture. Lewis and Hathaway have no shortage of suspects, but when one of them is also murdered, her affair with a married professor of Criminology takes the investigation in another direction.

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  • Fearful Symmetry

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    S 6 : Ep 3 - 5/30/12

    Lewis and Hathaway investigate the murder of a baby-sitter, and uncover a swingers' network. The detectives must establish whether the girl's fate is connected to her time spent in a children's home, or whether she was an unintended victim.

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  • Generation of Vipers

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    S 6 : Ep 2 - 5/23/12

    A professor is humiliated when an internet dating video she made is posted on a scurrilous website, and is found dead the next day, having apparently been reading about a property developer who sought to acquire land from the college. Neither the boss of the dating agency nor the website founder proves cooperative, but Lewis is unconvinced that the woman's death was a suicide. A second death appears to confirm his suspicions.

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  • The Soul of Genius

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    S 6 : Ep 1 - 5/16/12

    A botanist uncovers the recently interred body of a murdered professor of English. Lewis and Hathaway discover that the dead man was obsessed by Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark, and had a bitter rivalry with his brother, a professor of Theology, but their investigation is hampered by a well-meaning amateur detective, and by two students who are trying to earn a place in the Wednesday Club. The botanist worries whether her boss might somehow have been involved in the death.

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  • The Gift of Promise

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    S 5 : Ep 4 - 4/24/11

    Lewis and Hathaway investigate the beating to death of a businesswoman who had apparently been blackmailing the father of her protégé. The memoirs of a former head of MI5 provide Lewis with a vital lead.moreless
  • The Mind Has Mountains

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    S 5 : Ep 3 - 4/17/11

    A student dies during a residential clinical trial for a new anti-depressant. An investigation by Lewis and Hathaway is hampered by the college's professor of psychiatry, but the pair eventually establish that the trialists are acting under the malign influence of the drug.moreless
  • Wild Justice

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    S 5 : Ep 2 - 4/10/11

    A visiting bishop is poisoned, and Lewis and Hathaway suspect that she has been killed because of her progressive views. Further murders using the methods portrayed in a Jacobean revenge tragedy suggest that the killer is targeting candidates for the post of vice-regent of the college. The detectives eventally realise that the murderer is avenging perceived slights from over twenty years before.moreless
  • Old, Unhappy, Far off Things

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    S 5 : Ep 1 - 4/3/11

    Professor Diana Ellerby is leaving Oxford's last surviving all-women's college and during a reunion of some of her old students, Poppy Toynton is murdered. Lewis and Hathaway's investigation leads them to a connected 10 year old attack on the sister of one of the other old students and Lewis seeks out his former DS, Ali McLennan for assistance.moreless
  • Falling Darkness

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    S 4 : Ep 4 - 5/23/10

    A university professor is found with a stake through her heart on Hallowe'en. A medium, who claims to have foreseen the death, conducts a séance, but Lewis and Hathaway rely on more conventional methods to solve the murder.moreless
  • Your Sudden Death Question

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    S 4 : Ep 3 - 5/16/10

    The body of a primary school teacher is found floating in a fountain during a quiz weekend at Chaucer College. Suspicion falls on two competitors with whom the dead man had been flirting.moreless
  • Dark Matter

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    S 4 : Ep 2 - 5/9/10

    The Master of Gresham College is found dead in suspicious circumstances. His widow supected that he had been having an affair, but Lewis and Hathaway discover that the dead man had a curious obsession.moreless
  • The Dead of Winter

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    S 4 : Ep 1 - 5/2/10

    A man's body is discovered on a tour bus, but none of the passengers can remember him being on board. The investigation leads Lewis and Hathaway to the estate where Hathaway grew up, and the detectives are soon investigating a second murder.moreless
  • Counter Culture Blues

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    S 3 : Ep 4 - 4/12/09

    Lewis, called out to deal with a noise complaint, is shocked to meet a rock singer he had once admired, and who was believed to have drowned. The body of a teenage boy, who has been repeatedly run over by a vehicle, points to a connection with members of the band.moreless
  • The Point of Vanishing

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    S 3 : Ep 3 - 4/5/09

    Lewis and Hathaway investigate the murder of a man found beaten and drowned in his bath. The deceased is identified as a man who once attempted to murder a celebrated atheist, but investigations reveal that the deceased is another man entirely, the two having chosen to swap identities.moreless
  • The Quality of Mercy

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    S 3 : Ep 2 - 3/29/09

    A preview performance of a student production of The Merchant of Venice is cut short when the actor playing Shylock is stabbed to death with a prop knife. Lewis and Hathaway are working their way through a lengthy list of suspects when a second actor is killed.moreless
  • Allegory of Love

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    S 3 : Ep 1 - 3/22/09

    A Czech barmaid is found, beaten to death with an antique Persian mirror, paralleling an incident in a newly-published fantasy novel. When the life of another young woman is threatened, leading Lewis to suspect that the murdered girl was a victim of mistaken identity.moreless
  • The Great and the Good

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    S 2 : Ep 4 - 3/16/08

    A rape case appears to be solved when the chief suspect is murdered. But nothing is what it seems, and soon Lewis and Hathaway find the upper echelons of Oxford society closing ranks.moreless
  • Life Born of Fire

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    S 2 : Ep 3 - 3/9/08

    The suicide of a young man in a church causes a stir in Oxford. When more murders take place Lewis tries to find out more about a church group called The Garden.
  • Music to Die For

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    S 2 : Ep 2 - 3/2/08

    Professor Cole is a respected German history professor. When he is found dead it emerges that he patronised an illegal boxing club. Could his death have been an underworld killing?
  • And the Moonbeams Kiss the Sea

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    S 2 : Ep 1 - 2/24/08

    A body is found in the Bodleian Library and further intrigue arises when stolen books are found in the victim's home.
  • Expiation

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    S 1 : Ep 3 - 3/4/07

    All is not what it seems between two married couples who are old friends, as Lewis and Hathaway start to discover when one wife is found hanged.
  • Old School Ties

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    S 1 : Ep 2 - 2/25/07

    An ambitious Oxford student is found dead in her hotel room after inviting a reformed computer hacker to speak at the union. Lewis and Hathaway investigate.
  • Whom the Gods Would Destroy

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    S 1 : Ep 1 - 2/18/07

    A middle-aged Oxford graduate is found murdered and Lewis and Hathaway investigate. The investigation implicates a senior university figure.
  • The Way through the Woods

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    S 7 : Ep 4 - 11/29/95

    A man suspected of being a multiple murderer is killed in prison while on remand awaiting trial, leaving the disappearance of a fifth woman unsolved. In the missing woman's effects was a postcard of a pre-Raphaelite painting, the background of which was painted in some woods near Oxford. Morse is assigned to a new murder investigation when what appears to be her body is found in the woods.

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  • Sharpe's Sword

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    S 3 : Ep 3 - 4/26/95

    The Franco-Spanish Frontier, 1813 A carriage travelling through the Spanish countryside is ambushed by French soldiers and a young nun flees in terror. Later, the soldiers themselves are attacked by the British and the French colonel kills his captain and trades uniforms. The French soldier claims to be Captain Dumas and surrenders himself to Sharpe. Sharpe is suspicious, but before he can question Dumas further, Col Berkeley of the South Essex accepts the man's parole. The terrified young nun emerges from the woods and attaches herself to Sharpe. Struck dumb with fear, she is unable to tell Sharpe who she is or what happened. Later, Munro tells Sharpe that Napoleon has sent a French colonel to capture a British agent called El Mirador. Sharpe is ordered to go to Villafranca to kill the colonel. At Villafranca, Sharpe is dismayed to discover that an old enemy, Sir Henry Simmerson, is in charge of the town. He pompously declares that the French are no threat and is immediately proved wrong when they attack and Dumas escapes. Sharpe's suspicions are proven correct when he is revealed as Leroux, the colonel intent on killing El Mirador. The South Essex mount an attack, but just before Sharpe can kill Leroux, he is gravely wounded and lost in the fray.

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  • Sharpe's Battle

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    S 3 : Ep 2 - 4/19/95

    September, 1813 In the Spanish hills, Sharpe and his men come across a scene of devastation in the town of Casa Antiga. The town has been sacked by the French commander, Brigadier-general Guy Loup and his 'Wolf Brigade'. Perkins rescues a young woman from two of Loup's soldiers and arrests them. Loup rides into town demanding his men be released, but Sharpe refuses and has them shot on the spot. Loup vows revenge. Back at camp, Wellington gives Sharpe command of the Royal Irish Company and orders him to knock them into shape. The Irish are inexperienced in war and soon start talking about a mutiny. Sharpe offers them three choices: to be slaughtered by the French, to be shot as deserters, or to stay and learn to fight. Sharpe's battle-hardened reputation wins them over. However, Sharpe soon faces betrayal by the Spanish partisan fighter, Dona Juanita de Elia, who is really a spy for Loup. The Riflemen soon find themselves fighting for their lives against terrible odds, and one of the Chosen Men falls in battle.moreless
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