At The Shoulder Of History

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19961004]

John Miller talks to UN veteran Bruce Boeglin in the first of six conversations with the men and women who are the unsung heroes of international politics -the interpreters, who were there at the making of history. Producer Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961004]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Bruce Boeglin

Producer: Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961011]

The second of six conversations in which John Miller talks to key interpreters. As America's French-speaking interpreter, Alex Tourmayan was involved in negotiating a series of crises, from the Vietnam War to the release of the Iranian hostages. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961011]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Alex Tourmayan

Producer: Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961018]

The third of six conversations in which John Miller talks to interpreters who were present at the making of history. A highlight of Valentin Berezhkov 's career was interpreting meetings between Stalin, Churchill and Roosevelt during the Second World War. Berezhkov is also notable for having been one of the few to survive working so close to Stalin - something not even he expected after he was sacked when his parents defected to the West. Producer Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961018]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Valentin Berezhkov

Producer: Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961025]

The fourth of six conversations in which John Miller talks to interpreters who were at the making of history. Harry Oabst A 30-year career intrepreting German for a variety of American presidents has taught Harry Oabst how to influence the course of diplomacy. Producer Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961025]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Harry Oabst

Producer: Constance St Louis

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961101]

The fifth of six conversations in which John Miller talks to interpreters who were present at the making of history. Irina Kirillova. From the start of the Cold War to Glasnost, Irina Kirillova was at the centre of events. Producer Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961101]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Irina Kirillova.

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961108]

The last of six conversations in which John Miller talks to interpreters who were present at the making of history. Pavl Palazchenko. Unlike most interpreters, Pavi Palazchenko was to become a recognisable figure, constantly at the side of former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev. Producer Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19961108]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Pavl Palazchenko.

Unknown: Pavi Palazchenko

Leader: Mikhail Gorbachev.

Producer: Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971117]

The first of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. John Miller talks to Bruce Boeglin , a veteran interpreter for the UN who became caught up in the Bosnian conflict. Producer Mark Burman Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971117]

The first of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. John Miller talks to Bruce Boeglin , a veteran interpreter for the UN who became caught up in the Bosnian conflict. Producer Mark Burman Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971117]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19971117]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Bruce Boeglin

Producer: Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971117]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Bruce Boeglin

Producer: Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971208]

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 4: John Miller talks to Irina Kirillova , who was at the centre of events from the start of the Cold War to glasnost.

Producer Fiona Couper Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971208]

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 4: John Miller talks to Irina Kirillova , who was at the centre of events from the start of the Cold War to glasnost.

Producer Fiona Couper Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971208]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Irina Kirillova

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971208]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Irina Kirillova

Producer: Fiona Couper

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971215]

In the last of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history, John Miller talks to Pavl Palazchenko , interpreter for Mikhail Gorbachev. Producer Mark Burman Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971215]

In the last of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history, John Miller talks to Pavl Palazchenko , interpreter for Mikhail Gorbachev. Producer Mark Burman Repeat

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971215]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Pavl Palazchenko

Unknown: Mikhail Gorbachev.

Producer: Mark Burman

Genome: [r4 Bd=19971215]

Talks: John Miller

Unknown: Pavl Palazchenko

Unknown: Mikhail Gorbachev.

Producer: Mark Burman

0119971117

The first of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. John Miller talks to Bruce Boeglin, a veteran interpreter for the UN who found himself caught up in the chaos and carnage of the Bosnian conflict.

0119971117

The first of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. John Miller talks to Bruce Boeglin, a veteran interpreter for the UN who found himself caught up in the chaos and carnage of the Bosnian conflict.

0219971124

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 2: John Miller talks to Alex Toumayan, who, as America's French-speaking interpreter, was involved in negotiating a range of crises from the Vietnam War to the release of the Iranian hostages.

0219971124

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 2: John Miller talks to Alex Toumayan, who, as America's French-speaking interpreter, was involved in negotiating a range of crises from the Vietnam War to the release of the Iranian hostages.

0319971201

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 3: John Miller talks to Valentin Berezhkov, who interpreted for Comrade Stalin and witnessed Churchill's wildcat schemes, all the while wondering if he would follow in the footsteps of his four deceased predecessors.

0319971201

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 3: John Miller talks to Valentin Berezhkov, who interpreted for Comrade Stalin and witnessed Churchill's wildcat schemes, all the while wondering if he would follow in the footsteps of his four deceased predecessors.

0419971208

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 4: John Miller talks to Irina Kirillova, who was at the centre of events from the start of the Cold War to Glasnost.

0419971208

Five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history. 4: John Miller talks to Irina Kirillova, who was at the centre of events from the start of the Cold War to Glasnost.

0519971215

In the last of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history, John Miller talks to Pavl Palazchenko - a constant companion to Mikhail Gorbachev from the radical thaw of perestroika to the final collapse of the Soviet Union.

0519971215

In the last of five conversations with interpreters who have been present during the making of history, John Miller talks to Pavl Palazchenko - a constant companion to Mikhail Gorbachev from the radical thaw of perestroika to the final collapse of the Soviet Union.