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Tunnel 29

Constant Wonder
  • Aug 20, 2021
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Shortly after his miraculous escape over the border of East Berlin, Joachim Rudolph risks it all to return and rescue dozens of others through a tunnel he builds under the Berlin Wall. NBC filmed the rescuers' attempts in extraordinary documentary footage, which changed journalism forever. Merriman spent hours with Rudolph getting his story. Guest: Helena Merriman, author of "Tunnel 29: The True Story of an Extraordinary Escape Beneath the Berlin Wall" Show More...