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War and Peace in the Nuclear Age; Raja Bazaar

Part of War and Peace in the Nuclear Age.

02/04/1987

Footage of Raja Bazaar in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. Various people, animals and automobiles in the street, vendors selling goods.


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Series
War and Peace in the Nuclear Age
Title

Raja Bazaar

Series Description

The first atomic explosion in the New Mexico desert on July 16, 1945, changed the world forever. This series chronicles these changes and the history of a new era. It traces the development of nuclear weapons, the evolution of nuclear strategy, and the politics of a world with the power to destroy itself.

In thirteen one-hour programs that combine historic footage and recent interviews with key American, Soviet, and European participants, the nuclear age unfolds: the origin and evolution of nuclear weapons; the people of the past who have shaped the events of the present; the ideas and issues that political leaders, scientists, and the public at large must confront, and the prospects for the future. Nuclear Age highlights the profound changes in contemporary thinking imposed by the advent of nuclear weapons. Series release date: 1/1989

Duration

00:53:11

Asset Type

Raw video

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Pakistan
Locations
Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
History
Global Affairs
War and Conflict
Publication Information
WGBH Educational Foundation
Citation
Chicago: “War and Peace in the Nuclear Age; Raja Bazaar,” 02/04/1987, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_022B857EA05442E08C46F187074B8A07.
MLA: “War and Peace in the Nuclear Age; Raja Bazaar.” 02/04/1987. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_022B857EA05442E08C46F187074B8A07>.
APA: War and Peace in the Nuclear Age; Raja Bazaar. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_022B857EA05442E08C46F187074B8A07
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