The very essence of Victorian London Sherlock Holmes has been the subject of more films books and biographies than any other character in English literature-even though he never actually existed. The genius that Sir Arthur Conan Doyle created in the 1880s has become a real person for millions around the world with Conan Doyle becoming the grandfather of modern of crime fiction. SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE GREAT DETECTIVE brings the celebrated literary character to life analyzing how Holmes exposed our inner demons and dispelled the myth that crime was a product of the lower classes. In-depth and exhaustive the program profiles the detective's brilliant inductive methods his personality quirks and his relationship with the beloved Watson in tandem with the life of Arthur Conan Doyle and the history of crime fiction. Finally BIO unlocks the most intriguing mystery of all: What sort of man was Sherlock Holmes?