A Fallen Wall, a Renewed Germany, a United EuropeQuicklink submitted by Margaret Bassett Permalink
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|The political change wrought by the end of the cold war was immediately apparent. The demonstration of civil courage by East German "dissidents" in their march in Leipzig on Oct. 9, 1989 in a land not renowned for civil disobedience set off a happy chain of events to the east. The Leipzig example sparked the breach of the Berlin Wall in November.|
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