Scorched Earth WWII
State-of-the-art computer graphics and actual footage show how Europe and North Africa fought to stop the Nazi’s Blitzkrieg warfare of WW II.
S01:E01 - Scorched Earth: Hitler's Big Guns
The Junkers Ju 87 Stuka dive bomber was the Luftwaffe's premier weapon of terror.
S01:E02 - Scorched Earth: Infantry Firepower
Bands of U-boats, known as wolf packs, wreak havoc on Allied shipping in the Atlantic.
S01:E03 - Scorched Earth: Propaganda
There are many weapons of war; fighter planes, heavy tanks and skilled infantrymen but it could be argued that none is more powerful than the power of suggestion. Propaganda and the war of words played an undoubtedly vital role in both the successes and failures of WW2. Governments struggled to gain the upper hand. But one Nazi proved to have a deft talent for spin. Joseph Goebbels.
S01:E04 - Scorched Earth: The Afrika Korps
World War II revolutionizes the art of amphibious warfare.
S01:E05 - Scorched Earth: The Sinews of War
The Germans are the first army to utilize the paratrooper in battle.