The vast desert also played witness to the stories of two men who forged their reputations in violent conflicts in the Sahara, changing forever the history of the region and the world.
Biography: Erwin Rommel: The Last Knight
One of the most brilliant tacticians of all time, Erwin Rommel is famous for his command of the Nazi Panzer legions. But who was this man, and how did he emerge with his reputation intact? Footage of his army in battle and interviews with those he fought with and against testifies to the complexity of “The Desert Fox.”
Biography: Lawrence of Arabia
A legend in his own time, he was once simply T.E. Lawrence, a child fascinated by archaeology. He grew up to work for British Military Intelligence, and ultimately joined the Arab Revolts. But what drove Lawrence in his passionate fight for Arab independence? This profile provides remarkable insights into the man whose romantic and violent story captivated the world.