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“When you approach making a decision on a war it’s not just one decision” - Jonathan Powell

Duration: 00:56

Jonathan Powell on the red lines and political decision making in the lead up to war.


A clip from a special Free Thinking programme: Balancing Power in World War I and Now.

Available since: Thu 26 Jun 2014

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Free Thinking Balancing Power in World War I and Now

Anne McElvoy, Margaret MacMillan and Jonathan Powell explore the Great Powers in WWI.

First broadcast: 26 Jun 2014

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