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Posts tagged ‘History hour’

HH: King David bomb

this evening (sunday 22nd), 10.38-10.47pm, on bbc world service radio
the zionist bombing of the british headquarters in jerusalem in 1946 (presented by max pearson) (in the the history hour series)
includes interview by mike lanchin with …
• secretary shoshana levy kampos
(see also https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/.premium.MAGAZINE-70-years-on-perpetrator-and-victim-recall-king-david-hotel-bombing-1.5414282 and https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/stories-44862029/i-survived-the-bombing-of-the-king-david-hotel)
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HH: Uzi Even

yesterday evening (sunday 24th), 10.47-10.55pm, on bbc world service radio
gay rights in the israeli army (presented by max pearson) (in the the history hour series)

including interview of • nuclear expert former colonel and former mk uzi even by • mike lanchin
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HH: Adolf Eichmann

this evening (sunday 10th), 10.30-10.39pm, on bbc world service radio
adolf eichmann’s execution (presented by max pearson) (in the the history hour series)
including interview of investigator and auschwitz survivor • michael goldmann-gilead by • louise hidalgo
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HH: Shlomo Argov

this evening (sunday 10th), 10.16-10.30pm, on bbc world service radio
shlomo argov: an assassination attempt that sparked Lebanon’s war (presented by max pearson) (in the the history hour series)
including interview of son • gideon argov and journalist • rami khouri by • simon watts
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Witness: Maurice Papon

this morning (friday 12th), 8.50-8.59am, on bbc world service radio (repeated in the history hour on sunday evening)
the trial of maurice papon (presented by louise hidalgo) (in the witness series) (more…)

Lord Dubs

tonight (sunday 19th), 11.48-11.57pm, on bbc world service radio
the history hour (presented by max pearson) includes …

Louise Hidalgo talks to the British Lord who fled the Nazis in Czechoslovakia as a six year old on the Kindertransport.”

(if you miss it, available from 0:42:10 to 0:51:00 at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04wkryb#playt=42m10s)

Sara Ginaite

last tuesday morning (november 13th), 8.50-8.59am, on bbc world service radio (repeated in the history hour on sunday evening)
sara ginaite: lithuanian jewish partisan (presented by alex last) (in the witness series)

Resisting the Nazis in Lithuania:
During World War Two, a young Jewish woman, Sara Ginaite, escaped from the Kaunas Ghetto in Lithuania to fight the Nazis,
With her husband Misha, she joined a detachment of communist-led partisans in the Rudnicki forest.
They took part in the liberation of Vilnius, where she was famously photographed by a Soviet officer.
Now 92, Sara speaks to Alex Last.”

(see also http://www.mosaic-press.com/product/resistance-and-survival-the-jewish-community-in-kaunas-1941-1944/) (more…)

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