Cold War Conversations

Mark - Eyewitness to the events of 1989 (83)

October 05, 2019 Ian Sanders & Mark Baker Season 3 Episode 83
Cold War Conversations
Mark - Eyewitness to the events of 1989 (83)
Show Notes

Mark Baker was a journalist in Vienna who covered Czechoslovakia during the 1980s. In a wide ranging conversations we discuss the events of 1989 with Mark providing some vivid accounts of his experiences and how events were viewed at the time.

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Mark is now an independent journalist and travel writer who’s lived in Central Europe for more than two decades. He loves the history, literature, culture, and mystery of this often-overlooked corner of Europe, and makes his living writing articles and guidebooks about the region. Do visit his  excellent Eastern Europe Blog which contains a number of Cold War stories here

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