World War Two


May 24, 2016

3.0 2 x
David Reynolds re-examines the war leadership of American president Franklin Roosevelt.
Episodes 2015

1942 and Hitler's Soft Underbelly

Expired 3.0 10 x
The British fought the Second World War to defeat Hitler. This film asks why, then, did they spend so much of the conflict battling through North Africa and Italy?

1941 and the Man of Steel

Expired 3.0 4 x
Marking the 70th anniversary of the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941, historian Professor David Reynolds reassesses Stalin's role in the life and death struggle between Germany and Russia in World War Two, which, he argues, was ultimately more critical for British survival than 'Our Finest Hour' in the Battle of B...
Episodes 2013

Episode of Monday 15 October 2012

3.0 15 x
David Reynolds asks why Britain spent much of the war fighting in North Africa and Italy.
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