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Wall Street Crash of 1929 and its aftermath The strength of America’s economy in the 1920’s came to a sudden end in October 1929 – even if the signs of problems had existed before the Wall Street Crash. Suddenly the ‘glamour’ of the Jazz Age andgangsters disappeared and America was faced with a major crisis …

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Faced with a crisis? 5 ways to PR yourself

'Storms do past' At: (Accessed 23.10.14)

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Black Tuesday 1929 the stock market crash and beginning of the "Great Depression". The year my grandma was born. No wonder she is such a hardy soul.

October 23, 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis Day 7: Waiting.

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paul graham(1956- ), television portrait(cathy, london), 1989. photograph, colour, on paper, 109 x 89 cm. tate gallery, london, uk

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The Man Who Saved the World (2014)

The man who saved the world... 50 years ago, at the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis, second-in-command Vasilli Arkhipov of the Soviet submarine B-59 refused to agree with his Captain's order to launch nuclear torpedos against US warships and setting off what might well have been a terminal superpower nuclear war. His story is finally being told - the BBC is airing a documentary on see documentary

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