A Year to Remember
A Year To Remember - 1934
In this episode: - The consolidation of the fascist heart of Europe- Hitler takes the title of Fuhrer- Night of the Long Knives- Aviation’s latest plane, “The Umbrella”, makes successful test flight- France: The government faces riots and strikes- Europe begins to take the fascists seriously & tension mounts
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A Year To Remember - 1935
In this episode:
- Mussolini puts his imperial ambition into practice
- USA: Depression effects are still felt
- USA: The infamous dust bowl scars the land
- India: An earthquake kills 20,000 people
- The San Francisco Bay Bridge opens, which will be the largest in the world
- Europe’s fragile s...
A Year To Remember - 1936
In this episode: - Spain: Civil war breaks out- Germany: Hitler hosts the Olympic games- Politically, Germany begins to strain against its borders- British attention firmly focused on a new King- Edward VIII succeeds George V, who died at the beginning of the year- Edward, when Prince of Wales, h...
A Year To Remember - 1937
In this episode: - The tragedy of the Spanish Civil War intensifies- The year of Guernica- Japan and China are at war- USA: Franklin D. Roosevelt begins his second term as president- Edward VIII has resolved to marry American divorcee Wallis Simpson- Prince Albert, father of Elizabeth and Margare...