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World War II in Europe: Every Day

This video shows the changing front lines of the European Theater of World War II every day from the German invasion of Poland on Sept. 1, 1939 to the surrender of Germany on May 9, 1945. Send to a Friend |

The Rise and Fall of Prussia

Prussia was one of the five modern great powers. The other great powers were Austria, France, Russia and the United Kingdom. Prussia is the only country of these which disappeared completely from the European map. This is an interactive video of Prussia's territorial history. Send to a Friend |

Germany Invades Poland, Begins World War II

German forces unleashes their lightning war (blitzkrieg) on Poland, beginning on Sept. 1, 1939, plunging the world into another World War. The German conquest of Poland would be completed in just 27 days. Send to a Friend |

Hitler and Germany's Path to War

Since taking power in January 1933, Adolf Hitler systematically prepared Germany for a war of conquest, finally starting World War II with the invasion of Poland on September 1, 1933. Send to a Friend |

WWII Spy Files Reveal Nazi Secrets

Secret MI5 files have been released that reveal an unusual liaison between a British teenager and a Gestapo officer in Paris in the 1940s. Send to a Friend |

The Horrific Siege of Leningrad

Nazi Germany unleashed 100 divisions in its invasion of Soviet Union in June 1941. By late August, Wehrmacht forces had Leningrad surrounded as Stalin's army neared collapse. The siege began on Sept. 8 and would last 900 days. Send to a Friend |

Video Archives - October 2016