BBC History of World War II

BBC History of World War II

DVD - 2009
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"World War II redrew the political map of the world and ushered in changes whose reverberations are still felt today. This comprehensive collection not only examines the details of the conflict, but digs deeper to attempt to answer the questions that still haunt us. Through startling archive footage and eyewitness testimony, this 12-disc set offers a unique perspective and true understanding of World War II."--Container.
Publisher: [United States] : BBC Video/2 Entertain Video Limited : Burbank, CA : distributed by Warner Home Video, 2009
ISBN: 9781419882111
Branch Call Number: DVD 940.53 BBC
Characteristics: 12 videodiscs (ca. 30 hr.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in


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Too bad politics and war go hand in hand, Dunkirk was just a political move by Britain to show France that we're right with you brother, yeah right. If Britain wanted to show France that we're behind you all the way they would have sent a lot more troops. But maybe that's a good thing when you think about it. Imagine trying to get two million troops across the channel, good luck with that.

Aug 17, 2017

This is not the movie that is in theaters. As with most Brit film, it starts rather slow and seemingly a bit disjointed as they "set the scene". Be patient with the first episode and you'll be rewarded with the last 2. We learned a lot that we didn't know. Well worth seeing.

Aug 13, 2017

Saw it in the theatre a week before it was available to me
Great movie but with it being so realistic it's very hard to watch

brendancarlson Jul 17, 2014

This is probably the best package of WW-II information (on DVD) you're ever going to run across. Brilliant.

May 08, 2014

Wonderful collection of documentaries from the BBC. Some of them I had already seen but enjoyed watching them again.


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Jul 21, 2017

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