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CLIP 10374

Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 3/4)

Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 3/4)
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Key Info
  • Life in Berlin before the Wall (pt 3/4)
  • Duration: 03:42
  • Will Berlin be unified again? An interview with a Berlin journalist considers the Berlin crisis as an 'artificial crisis'. The mood of Berlin is described as calm and detached. First broadcast on 11 May 1959 and published as part of BBC Archive Collections: bbc.co.uk/archive/. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    History

       Topic:

    Germany from 1946

  • Keywords: disengagement, Russian military power, unification, reunification, power
Ideas for use in class
  • Ask pupils how they would feel in a similar crisis. Would they feel calm and detached? For more information, please see: bbc.co.uk/archive/berlinwall/8204.shtml.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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