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Cold war spies

Author: Chris Kelly; Stephen Bennett; British Broadcasting Corporation,
Publisher: London, England : British Broadcasting Corp. (BBC), 2009.
Series: Days that Shook the World, Series 2, 9; World history in video.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Cold War era was a time of mistrust and suspicion. Espionage became the favorite tactic to stay one step ahead of the enemy. Among the Cold War spy stories, two days stand out. The shooting down of America's top secret U-2 spy plane and the day the Soviet Union and the USA traded spies on the Glienicker Bridge in Berlin. Based on eye-witness accounts, this is a dramatized reconstruction of events as they  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
History
Named Person: Francis Gary Powers; Francis Gary Powers
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chris Kelly; Stephen Bennett; British Broadcasting Corporation,
OCLC Number: 689524301
Performer(s): Produced by Chris Kelly; directed by Stephen Bennett.
Description: 1 online resource (63 min.).
Series Title: Days that Shook the World, Series 2, 9; World history in video.

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The Cold War era was a time of mistrust and suspicion. Espionage became the favorite tactic to stay one step ahead of the enemy. Among the Cold War spy stories, two days stand out. The shooting down of America's top secret U-2 spy plane and the day the Soviet Union and the USA traded spies on the Glienicker Bridge in Berlin. Based on eye-witness accounts, this is a dramatized reconstruction of events as they happened on two days that shook the world.

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