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Strange Days: Cold War Britain is a three part series shown on BBC.
The second section was broadcast last night.
The BBC describes it as follows, “Dominic looks at the front line of the conflict as a newly prosperous Britain of consumerism was pitched against the Soviet ideal of communism.” 452 more words
“Welcome to Cold War Britain”, and so begins historian Dominic Sandrbook’s latest BBC series on the war which “framed all our lives”.
‘Strange Days’ examines the ideological battles that took place in post-war Britain, as Soviet-Communism emerged as the new enemy within, just months after the defeat of Nazism. 2,608 more words