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  • Date and time: Friday 26 June 2020, 1pm to 2pm
  • Location: Online event
  • Audience: Open to alumni, staff, students, the public
  • Admission: Free admission, booking required

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Lifelong Learning Lunchtime Lectures

The Berlin Blockade was the first major crisis of the Cold War. What did Stalin try to end 4 Power occupation of Berlin? In what ways did the Soviet siege affect Berliners? Why did the Blockade fail and what were the lasting results for Germany and Superpower relations?