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The First World WarThe First World War
Channel 4, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, History, Documentary

A new history in 10 parts of the global conflict which shaped the 20th century, produced by Wark Clements for Channel 4 and Southern Star.


World War II: Witness to WarWorld War II: Witness to War
AHC, 2017 Cancelled/Ended | Military/War, Documentary

World War II: Witness to War tells the stories of the brave men and women who sacrificed everything in order to survive World War II. From the 1939 German Invasion of Poland, to the dropping of the atomic bomb, this series explores WWII through a deeply human perspective.


WWII's Greatest RaidsWWII's Greatest Raids
Nat Geo, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary, Military/War

WWII's Greatest Raids is a series that takes you into the heart of an elite band of soldiers in the heat of a key action in their history, and follows them on the mission to show just how these men put their unique combination of skills, training and equipment to the test of combat. We'll explore just how celebrated outfits such as the U.S. Army Rangers, the British Special Air Service and the Black Devil Brigade have changed the course of a battle, or perhaps even a war, through their courage, daring and commitment.


History of WeaponsHistory of Weapons
ZDF, 2019 Cancelled/Ended | Documentary
Rating: 5/5

Since the very beginning of human existence, weapons have been produced and used to kill. Bloody conquests and dreadful crimes are committed by the means of weapons. But freedom fighters, anti-terror units, liberators - all depend on the use of weapons. The 'History of Weapons' is much more than a technical investigation. It uncovers the connection between the development of a new military device and the aftermath of its usage - dynamics that shaped several millennia of human fate.


Nazi War Machines: Secrets UncoveredNazi War Machines: Secrets Uncovered
MORE4, 2019 On Hiatus | History

Historian James Holland goes inside the Nazi war machine, exploring the extraordinary weapons produced under the Third Reich, in a series that includes rare archive material.


Napoleon (2015)Napoleon (2015)
BBC Two, 2015 Cancelled/Ended | History, Documentary, Biography

Andrew Roberts takes a look at the life of Napoleon as he offers a new insight as he depicts him as an extraordinary, gifted military commander and a mesmeric leader whose private life was full of disappointments and betrayals.


Dunkirk Mission ImpossibleDunkirk Mission Impossible

JJ begins by following in the footsteps of the British soldiers' desperate retreat after the Nazis' blitzkrieg invasion of France - counting down the seven days that led to Churchill's order to evacuate the British Army in France.


Secret Nazi BasesSecret Nazi Bases

The collapse of the Third Reich left as many secrets as it did relics. Still today, remnants of the Nazi's schemes lie concealed in structures scattered across the globe. Skeletons of projects give way to mysteries. Conspiracies abound about science fiction scenarios. The Nazis were nothing if not methodical, and a deeper look reveals even darker plans. From tunnels to towers, artillery sites and communication centers; the remains of these schemes lie waiting to reveal truths about the Fuhrer's tactics and dreams in Secret Nazi Bases. What did Hitler have planned?


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