Also airing Monday, Jan. 18, 2016: “The Bachelor” on ABC and “Superstore” on NBC.

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‘War & Peace’

This “limited series event” is an adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s novel. It’s set against the backdrop of Napoleon’s 1812 invasion of Russia and features Paul Dano, Lily James, James Norton, Gillian Anderson and Jim Broadbent. Part one (of four) airs 9 p.m. Monday, Jan. 18, on History, Lifetime and A&E.

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“The Bachelor,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Lauren B. and Ben take a biplane to a secluded date that includes a performance by Lucy Angel; soccer players Alex Morgan and Kelley O’Hara coach 12 of the women in a soccer competition; Ben receives tragic news.

“Superstore,” 8 p.m. (NBC): Amy feels competitive when Glenn publicly congratulates Jonah on his superb test results; Cloud 9 employees are on their best behavior in anticipation of a secret shopper.

“Could I Live There?,” 9 p.m. (Travel): A mesmerizing dance performance sways a family to relocate to a magical city.

“Ellen’s Design Challenge,” 9 p.m. (HGTV): Eight designers receive their first challenge: making a signature bed, then face the judges for their critiques.

“NCIS: Los Angeles,” 9:59 p.m. (CBS): A tech entrepreneur and venture capitalist who secretly developed a computer program that stealthily collects data is murdered.

“Ball of Confusion: The 1968 Election,” 10 p.m. (KCTS): The 1968 presidential election is shrouded by the Vietnam War, race riots, the assassinations of Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy, and the growing disdain among voters about the presidential candidates.