Robert Service: The End of the Cold War
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- 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
- £9 (£8)
Distinguished historian Robert Service provides an illuminating account of how the Cold War came to an end, focusing on the two men – Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev – who spearheaded the breakthrough, and analysing the role of other influential players, including Pope John Paul II, Lech Walesa and Vaclav Havel.