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Erwin Rommel: The Desert Fox

Widely considered one of the best commanders in World War II, Erwin Rommel flummoxed Allied forces, first the British, then the Americans, in the North African desert, despite fighting with inferior strength and dimmishing supplies. Send to a Friend |

Joseph Goebbels' 'Total War' Speech

Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels delivers a speech on Feb. 18 at Berlin's Sportpalast in which he declares 'total war' against the allies. The speech was given shortly after Germany's defeat at Stalingrad. Send to a Friend |

Bombing of Dresden: An Atrocity?

The Bombing of Dresden took place February 13-15, 1945, during which 722 Allied heavy bombers dropped more than 3,900 tons of high-explosive bombs and incendiary devices on the city. The resulting firestorm destroyed 15 square miles of the city centre and at least 22,000 people were killed. Send to a Friend |

The Liberation of Auschwitz

This series examines the Auschwitz death camp from conception to implementation of the "final solution" which resulted in the death of over 1 million people. This portion gives an overview of the further atrocities suffered at the hands of Soviet "liberators" as well as some people who took justice into their own hands. Send to a Friend |

Newsreel: Battle of the Bulge

American newsreel, including captured German footage, on the Battle of the Bulge, Dec. 16, 1944 to Jan. 25, 1945. Send to a Friend |