World War I Apocalypse

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World War I Apocalypse

Synopsis

Was the sacrifice of an entire generation worldwide an avoidable or a necessary tragedy? Are the roots of World War II to be found in the devastation of World War I and the Treaty of Versailles? Trace the journeys of the civilians and soldiers across the world who fought for survival in this unprecedented period in human history, both heroic and barbaric.

Episodes

Season 1
  • Fury

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    Fury: Series exploring the milestones of the Great War and the most harrowing and heroic stories of famous and unsung soldiers and civilians across the world. (1 of 5)

  • Fear

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    Fear: The French stops the German advance at the Battle of the Marne, setting the stage for four years in the trenches. Meanwhile, the Germans halt the Russians at Tannenberg. (2 of 5)

  • Hell

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    New Hell: Harrowing and heroic stories reveal the horrors experienced by thousands in the trenches, as well as the terrible reality of chemical and industrial war. (3 of 5)

  • Rage

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    Rage: The soldiers have reached breaking point. On the home front, anger seethes as hunger stalks the population and wartime misery penetrates every home. (4 of 5)

  • Deliverance

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    Deliverance: The Italians are defeated at Caporetto and a Bolshevik Russia pulls out of the war. But American reinforcements are decisive and the Allies emerge victorious. (5 of 5)