20th Century Battles
Building on the highly acclaimed Battlefield Britain, 20th Century Battles tells the story of the decisive conflicts of the 20th century, the battles that shaped the world we live in today. Peter Snow traces the story of the military commanders, revealing the intricacies of their big military decisions with aid of the BAFTA award-winning graphics devised for Battlefield Britain. Dan Snow follows the stories of the soldiers, airmen and sailors who experienced the key battles of World War One and Two, and those that turned the wars in Korea, Vietnam, the Falklands, Israel and finally the Gulf War of 1991.
“…engaging stuff…” The Observer. “…actually, quite good!” Guardian
8 x 60mins BBC2