November 9, 1989: The Berlin Wall Falls
Lecture no. 26 from the course: This Day in History
| 04 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
More than just symbolizing the beginning
of the end to the Cold War, when the Berlin Wall came down on November 9, 1989,
it changed the world profoundly. And the most amazing part? It was due to an
accident. Join Professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius to trace the circumstances
and oversights that led to the downfall of the Iron Curtain.