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BBC Monitoring: Summary of World Broadcasts | New 1-Minute Video

Posted on 03/13/2023

One of the most important historical archives of the 20th century, BBC Monitoring: Summary of World Broadcasts is now available for the first time as a digital primary source collection. Readex has partnered with the BBC to digitize this extraordinary resource, unlocking previously inaccessible radio and television transcripts. This new collection offers fresh insight into 20th century global events, with coverage from the start of World War II to 2001. Students and researchers get first-hand, real-time coverage of people, places, global events, key regions, and national security priorities of the UK government, including WWII, the Cold War, Communist China, Chernobyl, Ukraine, and the Soviet Union/Russia.

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