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Russia and the United States

Asa Briggs

in The War of Words

Published in print March 1995 | ISBN: 9780192129567
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191670022 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192129567.003.0016
Russia and the United States

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This chapter examines the wartime broadcasting during Russia and the U.S.'s entry into the European theatre of World War 2. It discusses Germany's broadcasting of its detailed war plans to invade Russia followed non-broadcast propaganda until June 29, 1921. It describes how the American commentators and the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responded to the German broadcast propaganda.

Keywords: wartime broadcasting; Russia; United States; World War 2; Germany; propaganda

Chapter.  12049 words. 

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

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