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The Battle Of Budapest: Hungarian Revolution (1956) | British Pathé
Pathé news covers the battle of Budapest in 1956 as the rebels fought against the soviet regime during the cold war against an onslaught of tanks in the stre...
Re-Examining Hungary's 'Failed Illusions'
In his book Failed Illusions, scholar Charles Gati offers a new assessment of the Hungarian anticommunist uprising of 1956, arguing that the failures were widespread, and the "gap between words and deeds was huge" in the U.S. response.
On this Day: October 23, 1956 | Pack Me To
Some posts on this site contain affiliate links, meaning if you book or buy something through one of these links, I may earn a small commission (at no extra cost to you!). You can read my full disclosure policy here. Today, 23 October is a national holiday in Hungary. It is the anniversary of a […]
Freedom's Fury Szabadság VihaRA
True story of the brutal clash between Hungary and USSR in the water polo pool at the 1956 Olympics. As the Soviet tanks were suppressing the peoples' uprising…