The Treaty of Versailles | Hitler’s Rise: The Colour Films
Footage from Hitler's rise to power has been transformed into colour using digital techniques. This clip shows how the Treaty of Versailles and the restrictions imposed on Germany after WW1 influenced Hitler's ideology and eventual creation of the Nazi Party.Tweet
Blitz | War Walks
Richard Holmes traces the events of a night of the Blitz, from the sector control room where the incoming raiders were plotted through to the efforts to save St Paul's.
The Somme | War Walks
1 July 1916 was the blackest day in the British army's history. Richard Holmes walks the fields where 57,000 soldiers were killed or wounded in just a few hours, and continues the story until the end of the Somme campaign in 1916.