Episode 27 Voices From The Western Front

First broadcast in 1964The Great War was the definitive film account of the world shattering events of World War I (1914 - 1918) a...

1942 Battle of Midway

Join hosts Peter and Dan Snow for a look at the decisive conflicts of the 20th century. The intricacies of these crucial battlesstrategies, weapons,...

Power: The D-Day Invasion Maps

A map is more than a geographical representation of a land. It is an image which mirrors a society's political religious and cultural vision...

The CIA and The Nazis

Conspiracy? examines recent historical events from the perspective of conspiracy theory. Premiering in 2004 and hosted by Tom Kane. Episode 10 CIA and the...

Episode 4 A Tainted Victory

Controversial historian Professor Niall Ferguson argues that in the last century there were not in fact two World Wars and a Cold Warbut a...

Triumph of the Spirit The National D-Day Museum

Now called The National World War Two Museum this New Orleans-based museum talks about war in human terms and celebrates the American spirit through...

Episode 2 Churchill v. Roosevelt May 1940

WWII was not just a military conflict. It was also a series of psychological battles waged by the four great leaders Adolf HitlerJoseph Stalin,...

1945 A.D. The Atomic Bomb

Each turning point in history has behind it a story and a set of principal characters whose dilemmas and conflicts form its dramatic coreand...

Episode 4 Roosevelt v. Stalin July 1944

WWII was not just a military conflict. It was also a series of psychological battles waged by the four great leaders Adolf Hitler, Joseph...

Deadliest Weapons

Modern Marvels celebrates the ingenuity, invention and imagination found in the world around us. This series tells fascinating stories of the doers, the dreamers...