A Year to Remember 1940s DVD
Rich archive footage is presented in this 3 DVD disc set covering the post-war period of the 1940s. The earlier years of the 40s saw the end of WW2 and devastation across Europe with difficulties and triumphs affecting everyone until the victory in Europe Day. Post war, the United Nations and NATO were formed and the Iron Curtain fell and divided Europe and Berlin.
Wartime rationing continued, Princess Elizabeth II married and the NHS and Welfare State were inaugurated. Core public utilities were nationalised and industry, leisure and buildings began regeneration and recovery. Essential resource for those who were born and lived in this era to relive and remember past events and ideal for family members or staff seeking to understand this period to create activities or focus conversation purposefully.