Cold War: Stories from the Big Freeze

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Cold War: Stories from the Big Freeze

The Cuban Missile Crisis

In 1962 the world came closer to nuclear war than ever before or since, as the United States and...

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The Berlin Wall Crisis

As part of her series tracing the crucial turning-points of the early Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The Congo Coup

In a series tracing decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall hears...

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The Hungarian Revolution

In October 1956, Hungarians marched peacefully in support of reform. Within hours, the protests...

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Khrushchev's Thaw

In a series exploring decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall brings...

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The Iran Coup

In a series tracing the decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The East German Uprising

On June 17 1953, East German workers went on strike and demanded free elections. Within hours,...

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The H-Bomb

In a series tracing the decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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McCarthyism

As part of her series tracing the crucial turning-points of the early Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The Korean War

As part of her series tracing the crucial turning-points of the early Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The Fall of Shanghai

In a series tracing the decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The Berlin Blockade

As part of her series tracing the crucial turning-points of the early Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The 1948 Election in Italy

In a series tracing the decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The Czech Coup

In a series tracing the decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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The Greek Civil War

In a series tracing the decisive moments in the early years of the Cold War, Bridget Kendall...

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