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Berlin 1961

Frederick Kempe

A former Wall Street Journal editor and the current president and CEO of the Atlantic Council, Frederick Kempe draws on recently released documents and personal interviews to re-create the powder keg that was 1961 Berlin. In Cold War Berlin, the United States and the Soviet Union stand nose to nose, with the possibility of nuclear war just one misstep away.

A former Wall Street Journal editor and the current president and CEO of the Atlantic Council, Frederick Kempe draws on recently released documents and personal interviews to re-create the powder keg that was 1961 Berlin. In Cold War Berlin, the United States and the Soviet Union stand nose to nose, with the possibility of nuclear war just one misstep away.
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History

Description:

A former Wall Street Journal editor and the current president and CEO of the Atlantic Council, Frederick Kempe draws on recently released documents and personal interviews to re-create the powder keg that was 1961 Berlin. In Cold War Berlin, the United States and the Soviet Union stand nose to nose, with the possibility of nuclear war just one misstep away.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Paul Hecht

Length:

20h 7m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

33:59


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

38:13


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

01:14:12


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

56:39


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

41:01


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

58:08


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

30:40


Part 2, Chapter 7
Part 2, Chapter 7

01:01:17


Part 2, Chapter 8
Part 2, Chapter 8

01:10:38


Part 2, Chapter 9
Part 2, Chapter 9

57:52


Part 2, Chapter 10
Part 2, Chapter 10

01:08:25


Part 2, Chapter 11
Part 2, Chapter 11

01:08:32


Part 2, Chapter 12
Part 2, Chapter 12

48:33


Part 3, Chapter 13
Part 3, Chapter 13

01:13:42


Part 3, Chapter 14
Part 3, Chapter 14

01:31:36


Part 3, Chapter 15
Part 3, Chapter 15

01:21:33


Part 3, Chapter 16
Part 3, Chapter 16

50:48


Part 3, Chapter 17
Part 3, Chapter 17

01:12:09


Part 3, Chapter 18
Part 3, Chapter 18

01:18:24


Part 3, Chapter 19
Part 3, Chapter 19

49:54


Part 3, Chapter 20
Part 3, Chapter 20

01:36