Nazi Megastructures

July 2019

Series 4 Episode 4 Hitler's Italian Fortress

4.0 2 x
Nazi fortifications in Italy - used to slow the Allied advance and transform the landscape into a death trap - included concealed bunkers, lethal gun placements and an impregnable monastery

Series 4 Episode 3 Hitler's Luftwaffe

4.0 0 x
Created and developed in secret and fast-tracked by Hitler, Germany's Luftwaffe pushed innovation and technology to new heights and became the most effective combat air force of the Second World War
June 2019

Series 4 Episode 2 Hitler's Railways of Death

Expired 4.0 7 x
How Nazi Germany's railway system helped facilitate history's worst atrocity. It was used to transport people to their deaths as six million Jews were murdered by a regime that was evil to its core.

Series 4 Episode 1 Hitler's War Trains

Expired 3.0 4 x
Hitler's railways were the lifeblood of the Nazi empire. The Nazi elite ran WWII from a fleet of personal trains and the power of steel and steam drove the German war machine with ruthless efficiency.
May 2018

Hitler's Siegfried Line

Expired 3.0 8 x
How the campaign to breach Hitler's 400-mile-long Siegfried Line, one of the most formidable fortifications in the history of warfare, took over six months and cost American forces heavy casualties

Super Tanks

Expired 3.0 9 x
Following the story of the Nazi engineers who were tasked with fulfilling Hitler's megalomaniac demand for the construction of a land battleship or super tank weighing 1000 tonnes

V2 Rocket Bases

Expired 4.0 4 x
Exploring how the work of Nazi scientist Wernher von Braun heralded the birth of ballistic missiles and how the V2 rocket programme laid the technological foundations for the space race

U-Boat Base

Expired 3.0 4 x
Discover how the Nazis built massive, impenetrable submarine pens that still survive to this day in order to create a safe haven in port for their lethal U-boats
April 2017

The Atlantic Wall

Expired 3.0 18 x
A look at the story behind The Atlantic Wall, the defensive structure stretching thousands of kilometres that the Third Reich built to protect themselves from the Allies
March 2017

Series 3 Episode 6 Pacific Megaships

Expired 3.0 29 x
How Japanese battleship the Yamato was designed in absolute secrecy to be the most powerful floating fortress in history and outgun all Allied shipping during the Second World War
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