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War and conflict

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The Great Dock Strike of 1889   The Great Dock Strike of 1889

The labour movement's first great victory
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Docklands and the Blitz

London in the firing line
  Docklands and the Blitz
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Defending the East End   Defending the East End

Dealing with the Blitz
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Images of protest   Images of protest
Scenes of unrest in the port from 1889 to the 1980s
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Growing up in the Blitz
Children in London during the Second World War
  Growing up in the Blitz
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