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Published on Sep 1, 2013
Over four make-believe voyages, Jonathan Swift sets out to ask the question: what is true human nature? As his Gulliver novels (and his "Modest Proposal") are examined, we see that Swift himself was as vexing and enigmatic as the works themselves.
The Great Books series was a standout on cable TV in the 1990s - a highly entertaining yet educational survey of great works of world literature.