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37 Days Episode 3 of 3

The last hours of peace. With the continental powers pushed to the brink, Sir Edward Grey seems unsure of whether to keep Britain out of the conflict. Desperate negotiations, resignations and a battle of wills in the Cabinet reach a crescendo with Germany's ultimatum to Belgium. Which way will Britain go?

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DirectorJustin Hardy
ProducerLucy Bassnett-McGuire
ProducerSusan Horth
WriterMark Hayhurst

Commemorating the centenary of World War I

World War One at the BBC

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