Eisenhower and bombs | American History’s Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley

Lucy explains how the Soviet threat was talked up, resulting in the Titan 2 missile which could travel half way round the world and decimate an area of 900 square miles.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 6'57''
  • Broadcast year: 2019
Curriculum Connection
  • History | America, 1713-1975 | The USA 1930-54 | Post-war America, 1945-1954

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: American History's Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley
  • Series: 1
  • Episode: Supremacy