War and Peace
The final program looks at the aftermath of the war with Germany, with Italy and Romania springing up from the ashes of the confrontation. Meanwhile, in defeated Russia, the peasants and serfs where sowing the seeds of a future revolution.
History's Wars and Battles
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- Ch 354Nazi CreaturesHitler, Goring, Himmler: the three architects of the Final Solution. They, like many other high ranking Nazis, shared a fascination with the animal world. In the last days of the Nazi regime, Hitler risked his life every day, leaving the safety of the bunker to walk his beloved dog, Blondi. But the Nazis' interest went beyond love of their pets or the animal welfare laws they introduced.The Crimean WarThis program looks at the epic charge of the Light Brigade, when a misunderstood Order sent troops straight into the main Russian artillery during the Battle of Balaclava. It also looks at the later Battle of Inkerman and the work of Florence Nightingale.