World War II
- X-Day: The Invasion of Japan DVD
- See what would have happened had Truman decided not to drop the atomic bomb on Japan. An in-depth look at the massive invasion planned for November 1, 1945. Military experts examine the battle plan and speculate on how it would have unfolded. Learn why Truman decided to drop the bomb.
- Apocalypse World War II DVD
- This landmark documentary series takes an in-depth examination of the Second World War through the eyes of those who lived it. Using uncensored footage – most of it previously unseen – the series shows, in breath-taking color, what history’s most devastating war was actually like – on the… [ read more ]
- Battlefield Detectives DVD
- "An eye-opening documentary" —The Times (U.K.) "Clear, concise, and rich in detail" —The Sunday Times (U.K.) What explains the massacre at Waterloo? Why was Gallipoli such a disaster? What role did luck play at Hastings? Battlefield Detectives puts these and other famous battles under… [ read more ]
- History Classics: Weapons At War - Brute Force WWII DVD
- From man's earliest battles to the combat visions of the future, the WEAPONS AT WAR series richly illustrates the history of weaponry throughout the ages - and what weapons will be like in the future. This special collection shines the spotlight on WWII, beginning with Hitlers elite forces,… [ read more ]
- Manhattan Project The Birth of the Atomic Bomb and Its Creators,...
- The first collection ever of the writings and insights of the original creators of the atomic bomb, along with pieces by the most important historians and interpreters of the subject, is now in paperback. Born out of a small research program begun in 1939, the Manhattan Project eventually… [ read more ]
- The Great Escapes of WWII DVD Set
- Every minute of the acclaimed series from THE HISTORY CHANNEL is available together on this comprehensive DVD set. DVD Features: Interactive Menus; Scene Selection. The inside story of some of the most daring escapes and missions of World War II. Featuring interviews with survivors and rare ar [ read more ]
- Vessels of War Collection DVD Set
- They are real stories of valiant missions, brave crews and intense combat. Experience the high-seas drama of navies from around the world as they take part in the heat of battle in the VESSELS OF WAR collection from HISTORY™. From Nazi “wolf packs” to the battle of Okinawa, every major… [ read more ]