The National Archives Podcast Series

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Listen to talks, lectures and other events presented by The National Archives of the United Kingdom.


The Berlin Wall 1961: the construction 50 years on

September 9th, 2011

Episode 200 of 474 episodes

The National Archives’ Karim Hussain discusses the circumstances which brought about the construction of the Berlin wall, what it meant for Germany and the crisis it precipitated in the context of the Cold War.