New Files from 1979

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An introduction to newly releases files from 1979, covering subjects such as the winter of discontent, cuts to the civil service, trade union strikes, and the new Thatcher administration, providing a fascinating insight into government 30 years ago. Other subjects include the Iranian revolution and the British military withdrawal from Malta. Presented by Mark Dunton, and introduced by Frances McDarby.

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Language English
Place United Kingdom
Lesson Owner The National Archives
Skill Level Intermediate
Lesson Creation Date 30 December 2009
Presenter Mark Dunton

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