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  • Secrets of the Dead

The Man Who Saved The World | Secrets of The Dead | PBS

Duration: 02:13
Program: Secrets of the Dead #1201
Broadcast Date: Oct. 23, 2012

Set over four hours on October 27, 1962, the tensest moments of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Secrets of The Dead tells the powerful but forgotten story of Soviet submarine B-59 and Vasili Arkhipov, the man who stood between an order of mutually assured destruction. The Man Who Saved the World comes to PBS Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 9 pm ET (check local listings).



Post Date: October 23, 2012