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Eps4 The World at War Season 1 Episode 4

The World at War Season 1 Episode 4

The World at War Season 1 Episode 4
Season 1
Episode: 4
Air Date: 1973-11-21

After Dunkirk, Britain faces the German onslaught. Although the Rap wins the Battle of Britain, the cities are blitzed and on the continent the last Allies are conquered. The outlook…

Episode Title: Alone: the Battle of Britain (May 1940–May 1941)
Eps5 The World at War Season 1 Episode 5

The World at War Season 1 Episode 5

The World at War Season 1 Episode 5
Season 1
Episode: 5
Air Date: 1973-11-28

Hitler at last turns his tanks towards Russia. After a succession of devastating victories, the Germans delay and the fierce Russian winter takes a grip.

Episode Title: Barbarossa (June–December 1941)
Eps6 The World at War Season 1 Episode 6

The World at War Season 1 Episode 6

The World at War Season 1 Episode 6
Season 1
Episode: 6
Air Date: 1973-12-05

At war since 1931 on the Chinese mainland, the Japanese hope for easy victories over the British and Dutch. And then on December 7th 1941, Japan makes their infamous attack…

Episode Title: Banzai: Japan Strikes (1931–1942)
Eps7 The World at War Season 1 Episode 7

The World at War Season 1 Episode 7

The World at War Season 1 Episode 7
Season 1
Episode: 7
Air Date: 1973-12-12

Americans are divided between fighting the Japanese and the Nazis. Hitler solves the problem by declaring war on the U.S.A.

Episode Title: On Our Way: America Enters the War (1939–1942)
Eps8 The World at War Season 1 Episode 8

The World at War Season 1 Episode 8

The World at War Season 1 Episode 8
Season 1
Episode: 8
Air Date: 1973-12-19

For 2 years the 8th Army and Rommel’s Afrika Corps fight in the wastes of North Africa. Finally the tide turns at El Alamein.

Episode Title: Desert: the War in North Africa (1940–1943)
Eps2 The World at War Season 1 Episode 2

The World at War Season 1 Episode 2

The World at War Season 1 Episode 2
Season 1
Episode: 2
Air Date: 1973-11-07

In Eastern Europe, the full force of the Nazi machine rolls on – but in Britain, an uneasy calm settles on the nation. It is the ‘phoney’ war, with the…

Episode Title: Distant War (September 1939–May 1940)
Eps3 The World at War Season 1 Episode 3

The World at War Season 1 Episode 3

The World at War Season 1 Episode 3
Season 1
Episode: 3
Air Date: 1973-11-14

France discovers it is woefully unprepared for modern warfare as the Nazi war machine easily skirts around the Maginot Line. Britain retreats and prepares for invasion.

Episode Title: France Falls (May–June 1940)
Eps1 The World at War Season 1 Episode 1

The World at War Season 1 Episode 1

The World at War Season 1 Episode 1
Season 1
Episode: 1
Air Date: 1973-10-31

Germany, a nation stricken by humiliating defeat and emerging from crippling economic depression, looks to one man for a resurgence of hope and dignity. That man is Adolf Hitler…

Episode Title: A New Germany (1933–1939)