A Year to Remember
A Year To Remember - 1951
In this episode:
- The Korean War unfolds against the backdrop of growing nuclear tension
- USA test its first H-bombs - a thousand times more powerful than the Hiroshima bombs
- Iran snubs the British by nationalising the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
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