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Book of the Week, David Kynaston - Family Britain Episode guide

  1. A Pretty Mess

    5/5 An increasingly affluent and confident Britain is rocked by the Suez crisis.

    First broadcast: 27 Nov 2009

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  2. Brisk Buying and Selling

    4/5 A new era of affluence is fuelled by an advertising boom and the arrival of commercial TV.

    First broadcast: 26 Nov 2009

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  3. God Save Our Queen

    3/5 While Britain is spellbound by the Coronation, another royal soap opera is about to unfold

    First broadcast: 25 Nov 2009

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  4. Family Favourites

    2/5 The core values of 1950s family and society begin to fray at the edges.

    First broadcast: 24 Nov 2009

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  5. All Madly Educative

    1/5 4 Extra Debut. The Festival of Britain heralds the beginning of the end of austerity.

    First broadcast: 23 Nov 2009

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