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THE DAY THEY NEARLY BANNED THE BOMB
Wed 26 October 2016, 18:00 – 19:00 BST
It’s 30 years since the most dramatic of the superpower summits: Reagan and Gorbachev at Reykjavik. David Reynolds, Faculty of History, and Kristina Spohr, London School of Economics, draw on their new book Transcending the Cold War to bring alive the personalities and the arguments. Was this, they ask, the great missed opportunity of the nuclear age?