Witness History: Archive 2011

Witness History: Archive 2011

260 episodes

The story of our times told by the people who were there.

Podcasts

Mixed race marriage victory in US

Published: Oct. 8, 2013, 10:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Greensboro Lunch Counter Sit-ins

Published: Oct. 7, 2013, 12:30 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 10 seconds

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The Freedom Riders

Published: Oct. 7, 2013, 10:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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Nelson Mandela's Autobiography

Published: Oct. 4, 2013, 4 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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ANC Bomb

Published: Oct. 4, 2013, 2 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Apartheid in the 1950s

Published: Oct. 2, 2013, 8 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 14 seconds

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The Voyage of the Empire Windrush

Published: Oct. 1, 2013, 10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Brixton Riots

Published: Oct. 1, 2013, 6 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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US troops in Iraq

Published: Dec. 30, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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The Creation of Tetris

Published: Dec. 29, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 52 seconds

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Enid Blyton and the BBC

Published: Dec. 28, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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The release of Sakharov

Published: Dec. 27, 2011, 9:15 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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The sinking of the Scharnhorst

Published: Dec. 26, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Christmas Truce

Published: Dec. 23, 2011, 9:08 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 14 seconds

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Billy Graham

Published: Dec. 22, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Concert for Bangladesh

Published: Dec. 21, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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The British Miners' strike

Published: Dec. 20, 2011, 9:04 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Spice Girls

Published: Dec. 19, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Bangladesh wins independence

Published: Dec. 16, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Kazakh uprising

Published: Dec. 15, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Manuel Noriega

Published: Dec. 13, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 11 seconds

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The Treaty of Rome

Published: Dec. 12, 2011, 9:31 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Mozote massacre

Published: Dec. 9, 2011, 1:06 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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Economic crisis in Argentina

Published: Dec. 8, 2011, 9:15 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Pearl Harbour

Published: Dec. 7, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Bermuda Triangle

Published: Dec. 6, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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The Pill

Published: Dec. 5, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Ryan White

Published: Dec. 1, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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The Winter of Discontent

Published: Nov. 30, 2011, 9:06 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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The Battle in Seattle

Published: Nov. 29, 2011, 9:56 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Plane spotters

Published: Nov. 28, 2011, 9:13 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Thalidomide

Published: Nov. 25, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Ned Kelly's Last Stand

Published: Nov. 24, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 9 seconds

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Mobutu Sese Seko of Congo

Published: Nov. 23, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Georgia's Rose Revolution

Published: Nov. 22, 2011, 10:01 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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President Sadat of Egypt visits Israel

Published: Nov. 21, 2011, 10:27 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Precious McKenzie - South African Weight-lifter

Published: Nov. 19, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Nikola Tesla

Published: Nov. 18, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Kim Philby the spy

Published: Nov. 17, 2011, 9:02 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Cathy Come Home

Published: Nov. 16, 2011, 9:04 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Great Lisbon Earthquake

Published: Nov. 15, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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Student Uprising in Greece in 1973

Published: Nov. 14, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Oh What A Lovely War

Published: Nov. 11, 2011, 9:15 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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San Salvador offensive

Published: Nov. 10, 2011, 9:08 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The Death of Leonid Brezhnev

Published: Nov. 9, 2011, 12:44 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Mission to Mars

Published: Nov. 7, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Duncan Goodhew and the Moscow Olympic boycott

Published: Nov. 4, 2011, 11:58 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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The death of Robert Maxwell

Published: Nov. 4, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Hungarian uprising of 1956

Published: Nov. 3, 2011, 10:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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75 years of BBC TV

Published: Nov. 2, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Keith Jarrett in Cologne

Published: Nov. 1, 2011, 9:09 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Murder of Polish priest

Published: Oct. 31, 2011, 9:31 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Rumble in the Jungle

Published: Oct. 29, 2011, 6:46 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Indonesian killings

Published: Oct. 28, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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The American POW who chose China

Published: Oct. 27, 2011, 10:28 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Joy of Sex

Published: Oct. 26, 2011, 8:18 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Mau Mau uprising

Published: Oct. 24, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Aberfan Disaster

Published: Oct. 21, 2011, 8:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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George Blake Escapes

Published: Oct. 20, 2011, 8:08 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Canada Kidnap - James Cross

Published: Oct. 19, 2011, 8 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Erich Honecker stands down

Published: Oct. 18, 2011, 8:33 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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French Algerian Massacre

Published: Oct. 17, 2011, 8:12 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Coca Cola Change 1985

Published: Oct. 14, 2011, 8:11 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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First Birth Control Clinic Opened in the US

Published: Oct. 13, 2011, 1:07 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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USS Cole

Published: Oct. 12, 2011, 7:44 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Burton and Taylor remarry

Published: Oct. 11, 2011, 8:16 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The US Bombing of Afghanistan

Published: Oct. 7, 2011, 8 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Assassination of Anwar Sadat

Published: Oct. 6, 2011, 8:08 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 51 seconds

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The Manhattan Project

Published: Oct. 5, 2011, 8 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 9 seconds

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The Battle of Cable Street

Published: Oct. 4, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Mexico City Massacre

Published: Oct. 3, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Russian Rock concert

Published: Sept. 30, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Babi Yar

Published: Sept. 29, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 53 seconds

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Kidnap of US Ambassador in Brazil

Published: Sept. 28, 2011, 8:15 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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Frank Zappa

Published: Sept. 27, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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The Cod Wars

Published: Sept. 26, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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The Death Of Samuel Doe

Published: Sept. 23, 2011, 7:27 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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The Cultural Revolution in China

Published: Sept. 22, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Assassination of Orlando Letelier

Published: Sept. 21, 2011, 8:21 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Arafat at the United Nations

Published: Sept. 20, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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The Death of Dag Hammarskjold

Published: Sept. 19, 2011, 8:15 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Black Wednesday

Published: Sept. 16, 2011, 8:22 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Lehman Brothers

Published: Sept. 15, 2011, 8:01 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 50 seconds

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Translator at Nuremberg

Published: Sept. 14, 2011, 8:07 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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White Australia Policy

Published: Sept. 13, 2011, 8:13 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 47 seconds

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Military coup in Turkey

Published: Sept. 12, 2011, 8:07 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The Assassination of Ahmed Shah Massood

Published: Sept. 9, 2011, 3:56 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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An Azerbaijani View of the Demise of the Soviet Union

Published: Sept. 8, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Great Fire of London

Published: Sept. 6, 2011, 7:39 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Assassination of Hendrik Verwoerd

Published: Sept. 6, 2011, 10:28 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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The Women of Greenham Common

Published: Sept. 5, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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The Scoop of the Century

Published: Sept. 2, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Drop City

Published: Aug. 31, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Cameroon's Lake Nyos Disaster

Published: Aug. 29, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 51 seconds

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Child evacuees from the Spanish Civil War

Published: Aug. 26, 2011, 8 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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Woodstock Festival 1969

Published: Aug. 25, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 51 seconds

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South African Student Sit-in Against Apartheid Injustice

Published: Aug. 24, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Dr Spock: Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care

Published: Aug. 23, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 50 seconds

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Stealing the Mona Lisa

Published: Aug. 22, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The UN Baghdad bomb

Published: Aug. 19, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 48 seconds

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The Moscow Coup

Published: Aug. 18, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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The Hungarian Picnic

Published: Aug. 17, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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The Great Depression

Published: Aug. 16, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The Goons

Published: Aug. 15, 2011, 8:11 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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The Building of the Berlin Wall

Published: Aug. 12, 2011, 8:23 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Britain's first nudist beach

Published: Aug. 11, 2011, 4:07 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Napster

Published: Aug. 11, 2011, 8:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Expulsion of the Chagos Islanders

Published: Aug. 10, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Wayne Gretzky

Published: Aug. 9, 2011, 8:12 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Exodus of Asians from Uganda

Published: Aug. 5, 2011, 10:31 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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The Voyage of the Kon-Tiki

Published: Aug. 4, 2011, 8:17 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Bologna bomb

Published: Aug. 3, 2011, 8:17 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Peace Activist Samantha Smith

Published: Aug. 2, 2011, 8:04 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Libya's Coup - 1969

Published: Aug. 1, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 42 seconds

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MTV turns 30

Published: Aug. 1, 2011, 8:06 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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The Shipbuilders' Clydeside "Work-In"

Published: July 29, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Picasso

Published: July 28, 2011, 2:41 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Christian the Lion

Published: July 27, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Telstar

Published: July 26, 2011, 8:18 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Kitchen Debate

Published: July 25, 2011, 8:09 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Moroccan exodus

Published: July 22, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Libyan prison massacre

Published: July 21, 2011, 8:19 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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The Genoa riots of 2001

Published: July 20, 2011, 8:07 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Rupert Murdoch, the early years

Published: July 19, 2011, 9 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 53 seconds

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The death of Tom Simpson

Published: July 18, 2011, 8:39 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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The opening of Disneyland

Published: July 15, 2011, 8:11 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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The Crusaders capture Jerusalem

Published: July 14, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Battle of Britain

Published: July 13, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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The Srebrenica massacre

Published: July 12, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Boycott of The Sun newspaper

Published: July 11, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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The space shuttle

Published: July 8, 2011, 8:17 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Bradford riots

Published: July 7, 2011, 8:14 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Piper Alpha

Published: July 6, 2011, 8:24 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Prince Charles and Princess Diana in the USA

Published: July 5, 2011, 8:18 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Ron Kovic - Ex US Marine and peace activist

Published: July 4, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Arthur Ashe wins Wimbledon

Published: July 1, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Camaron - Flamenco Legend

Published: June 30, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Secret war in Yemen

Published: June 29, 2011, 8:08 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Elian Gonzalez

Published: June 28, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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President Kennedy's Visit to Ireland

Published: June 27, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Montserrat volcano

Published: June 24, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Fermat's Last Theorem

Published: June 23, 2011, 8:12 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Operation Barbarossa

Published: June 22, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Australian evacuee

Published: June 20, 2011, 8:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Rape of Nanjing

Published: June 17, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Nureyev defects to the West

Published: June 16, 2011, 8:22 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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East German Uprising

Published: June 15, 2011, 8:20 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Newspaper Editor Rachel Beer

Published: June 14, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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OJ Simpson car chase

Published: June 13, 2011, 8:05 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Italian internees

Published: June 10, 2011, 8:14 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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Attack on the Osirak reactor

Published: June 8, 2011, 8:02 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Imprisonment in Syria

Published: June 7, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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World's First Environment Conference

Published: June 6, 2011, 4:50 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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The early days of HIV/Aids

Published: June 3, 2011, 10:15 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 32 seconds

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Retreat from Dunkirk

Published: June 2, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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The Massacre of Baghdad's Jews

Published: June 1, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Attack at Lod Airport

Published: May 31, 2011, 8:09 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Assassination of Trujillo

Published: May 30, 2011, 8:26 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Pakistan nuclear test

Published: May 27, 2011, 8:04 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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Amnesty at 50

Published: May 26, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Mariel Boatlift from Cuba

Published: May 25, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Chanel No. 5

Published: May 24, 2011, 8:14 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Manchester United 1968

Published: May 23, 2011, 8:18 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The Irish Contraceptive Train

Published: May 20, 2011, 8:07 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Leopold and Loeb

Published: May 19, 2011, 8:24 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Crimean Tatars

Published: May 18, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The Irish pirate Queen

Published: May 17, 2011, 8:02 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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The fall of Berlin

Published: May 16, 2011, 8:15 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Easter Rising in Ireland

Published: May 13, 2011, 8:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Peter the Wild Boy

Published: May 12, 2011, 8:22 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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The death of President Tito

Published: May 11, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Italian Bombing of Libya - 1911

Published: May 10, 2011, 8:42 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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Ulrike Meinhof

Published: May 9, 2011, 8:15 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Victory in Europe Day

Published: May 6, 2011, 8:29 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Four minute mile

Published: May 5, 2011, 8:13 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Festival of Britain

Published: May 4, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Al-Qaeda 1998 Embassy Bombings in Africa

Published: May 3, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Fall of Berlin

Published: May 2, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Ukraine Famine

Published: April 29, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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Dennis Tito - The first space tourist

Published: April 28, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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Rock against Racism 1978

Published: April 27, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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The bombing of Guernica

Published: April 26, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 57 seconds

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The Hitler diaries hoax

Published: April 25, 2011, 8:21 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer

Published: April 22, 2011, 8:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Romanian family history

Published: April 21, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 11 seconds

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Gandhi's Salt March protest

Published: April 20, 2011, 10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Waco siege

Published: April 19, 2011, 8 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Bay of Pigs Invasion

Published: April 18, 2011, 8:16 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Grace Kelly and Prince Ranier

Published: April 15, 2011, 8:18 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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The Hama massacre 1982

Published: April 14, 2011, 8:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Windscale - Britain's worst nuclear accident

Published: April 13, 2011, 8:01 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Yuri Gagarin

Published: April 12, 2011, 8:51 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Jackie Robinson

Published: April 11, 2011, 8:36 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Seretse Khama and Ruth Williams

Published: April 8, 2011, 8:19 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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The Rwandan genocide

Published: April 6, 2011, 8:16 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The death of Kurt Cobain

Published: April 5, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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The Gotti trial

Published: April 4, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes

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Poll tax riots

Published: March 31, 2011, 8:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Reagan assassination attempt

Published: March 30, 2011, 8:03 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Bungee jumping

Published: March 29, 2011, 8:04 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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War in East Pakistan

Published: March 28, 2011, 8:12 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Posh and Becks - the wedding

Published: March 25, 2011, 9:12 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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The BBC Russian service

Published: March 24, 2011, 9:08 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 9 seconds

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Leonardo da Vinci v Michelangelo

Published: March 23, 2011, 9:09 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 14 seconds

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The destruction of the Buddhas of Bamiyan

Published: March 22, 2011, 9:02 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Tokaimura nuclear accident

Published: March 21, 2011, 9:21 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Isherwood in Berlin

Published: March 18, 2011, 9:07 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Ordination of Women Priests

Published: March 17, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 1 second

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Halabja

Published: March 16, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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Three Mile Island

Published: March 15, 2011, 9:09 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Air strikes on Libya 1986

Published: March 14, 2011, 9:15 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Madrid train bombings

Published: March 11, 2011, 9:16 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Dunblane school shooting

Published: March 10, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 56 seconds

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Zeebrugge ferry disaster

Published: March 9, 2011, 10:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Political Activist Rosa Luxemburg

Published: March 8, 2011, 10:20 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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Ivory Coast civil war

Published: March 7, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 11 seconds

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Witness: Weathermen radicals in the USA

Published: March 4, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Rhodesian republic

Published: March 3, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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The Krakow Ghetto

Published: March 2, 2011, 9:33 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Libya 1969 coup

Published: March 1, 2011, 9:31 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 47 seconds

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Edward and Mrs Simpson

Published: March 1, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 9 seconds

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Assassination of Malcolm X

Published: Feb. 28, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Nicaraguan elections

Published: Feb. 25, 2011, 9:04 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Khrushchev's Secret Speech

Published: Feb. 24, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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People Power in the Philippines

Published: Feb. 22, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 51 seconds

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Algeria emergency

Published: Feb. 21, 2011, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 10 seconds

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The Lindbergh kidnapping

Published: Feb. 18, 2011, 11:40 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Dolly the Sheep

Published: Feb. 17, 2011, 8:53 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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The death of Captain Cook

Published: Feb. 16, 2011, 9:02 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Fall of Singapore

Published: Feb. 15, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 11 seconds

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Assassination of Rafik Hariri

Published: Feb. 14, 2011, 4:35 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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The death of Pushkin

Published: Feb. 11, 2011, 10:28 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 9 seconds

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A communist in the US

Published: Feb. 10, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 10 seconds

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The Docklands bomb

Published: Feb. 9, 2011, 10:29 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 50 seconds

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Shot down in Iraq

Published: Feb. 8, 2011, 9:19 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Duvalier flees Haiti

Published: Feb. 7, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Sarajevo marketplace massacre

Published: Feb. 4, 2011, 9:18 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 4 seconds

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Revolution in Iran

Published: Feb. 3, 2011, 9:32 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 14 seconds

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Death of Sid Vicious

Published: Feb. 2, 2011, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 16 seconds

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The North Sea Flood

Published: Jan. 31, 2011, 9:18 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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The siege of Leningrad

Published: Jan. 28, 2011, 9:23 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Siege of Sidney Street

Published: Jan. 27, 2011, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Conflict in Somalia

Published: Jan. 26, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 10 seconds

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Sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff

Published: Jan. 25, 2011, 9:19 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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Funeral of Winston Churchill

Published: Jan. 24, 2011, 9:50 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Execution of Louis XVI

Published: Jan. 21, 2011, 9:13 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 11 seconds

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Ben Ali Comes to Power in Tunisia

Published: Jan. 20, 2011, 9:34 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 50 seconds

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Palomares nuclear accident

Published: Jan. 19, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 59 seconds

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Crossing Antarctica

Published: Jan. 18, 2011, 10:50 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 7 seconds

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Kindertransport - Oliver's story

Published: Jan. 17, 2011, 9:36 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Football wages

Published: Jan. 14, 2011, 9:23 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Wikipedia - 10 years on

Published: Jan. 13, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 54 seconds

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Cryonic freezing

Published: Jan. 12, 2011, 9:32 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 6 seconds

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Crossing the Rubicon

Published: Jan. 11, 2011, 9:10 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 3 seconds

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Bojinka Airline Plot

Published: Jan. 10, 2011, 9:09 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Clinton impeachment

Published: Jan. 7, 2011, 2:48 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 5 seconds

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Sudan's civil war

Published: Jan. 6, 2011, 9:09 a.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 58 seconds

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Afghanistan's Secret Schools for Girls

Published: Jan. 5, 2011, 10:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 8 seconds

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LBJ State of Nation

Published: Jan. 4, 2011, 10:39 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 20 seconds

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Alaska statehood

Published: Jan. 3, 2011, 9:30 a.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 2 seconds

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