From victory in Italy and Burma to the beginning of the end of the Thrid Reich, THE WORLD AT WAR presents an unsurpassed visual history of WWII.
Whirlwind: Bombing Germany September 1939 - April 1944 - Fueled by revenge, the British show their mettle and with the help of American forces, retake the skies and bomb Germany into submission.
Tough Old Gut: Italy November 1942 - June 1944 - Eleven months after Pearl Harbor, Churchill convinces the American forces to join the Allies in taking Italy. After an initial setback in North Africa, the German war machine begins losing its air of invincibility.
It's A Lovely Day Tomorrow: Burma 1942 - 1944 - After an initial retreat in the jungle environs of Burma, Louis Mountbatten's arrival in 1943 boosts morale and leads to the first major Japanese defeat at Arakan.
Home Fires: Britain 1940 - 1944 - A nation under duress finds its strength in unity, while Germany's defeat in the Battle of Britain sends their bombing raids into the countryside.