Browse subject - Russia and the Soviet Republic


Blunt, Philby, Burgess, and Maclean © Getty Images.Cambridge Spies :
How Philby, Burgess, Maclean, Blunt and Cairncross were unmasked

16 programmes

Photograph of Joesph StalinWWII: The Soviet Union Joins the Allies :
Reporting the uneasy alliance made with Stalin's Russia

7 programmes, 23 documents


The Cuban Missile Crisis: 40 Years On
Broadcast: 2002
While the USA prepared for war, what was happening inside the USSR and Cuba?


Record of a telephone conversation between the BBC and the Foreign Office
Written: 1956
The BBC and the Foreign Office are called to account for employing Burgess.

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