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 354Dambusters: RAF Raid on GermanyThe Dambuster Raid of 1943 was one of the most daring air operations of the Second World War. Nineteen Lancaster bombers had to navigate their way for almost seven hours at night at an altitude of only 100 feet. Their targets were the huge hydroelectric dams of Germany's Ruhr Valley. Nearly half of the airmen did not make it back to England.The Last Journey of the VikingsMost people regard the Vikings as violent robbers but were much more than that. Get an insight into the changes in their environment and society that forced them to leave Scandinavia.