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Stalingrad: A Trilogy episode 3

Stalingrad: A Trilogy episode 3 - At the beginning of January 1943, the situation for the soldiers of the 6th Army was hopeless: completely exhausted, half starved and apathetic, the men lay in their positions in freezing temperatures. They can no longer defend themselves, the ammunition is almost gone. Then, on January 8, 1943, the Soviets offered the Sixth Army honorable terms of surrender. But Hitler forbids Paulus to give up the fight. The senseless death goes on.    …

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Stalingrad: A Trilogy episode 2

Stalingrad: A Trilogy episode 2: In the early morning of November 19, 1942, one of the most moving chapters of World War II began. A dense fog lay in the lowlands between the Don and the Volga. At 5:20 a.m., several thousand Soviet guns and Stalin organs opened fire. "It was breathtaking," Captain Gerard Dengler recalls with a shudder. The Soviet attack hit the Germans at their most vulnerable point: in the rear of the front, where allied Romanians and…

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Stalingrad: A Trilogy episode 1

Stalingrad: A Trilogy episode 1 - With a force of over half a million men, the German army advanced towards the Caspian Sea and Stalingrad to capture the center of Soviet military industry. Hitler's Sixth Army faced strong resistance from all sides and German soldiers perished in bloody battles. Yet Hitler still boasted on November 8th in Munich that Stalingrad was practically conquered and the Germans would never leave the city again. With the dimensions of Russia in mind, the…

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Rise of the Nazis episode 6

Rise of the Nazis episode 6: Facing defeat on the Eastern Front, Hitler retreats. Deep rifts emerge, and his inner circle vies for power. The resistance gets a student voice, and an enemy within plots to kill Hitler.     A fresh perspective on how Hitler brutally seized and kept power - and the missed chances that could have stopped him. Inside the minds of monsters - and those who fought them.   Rise of the Nazis episode 6 Adolf…

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Rise of the Nazis episode 5

Rise of the Nazis episode 5: The Nazis have lost in Moscow. Hitler and Stalin take charge of their armies - with no-one to hold them back. In Stalin, Hitler has met his match - it's now a fight to the death.     A fresh perspective on how Hitler brutally seized and kept power - and the missed chances that could have stopped him. Inside the minds of monsters - and those who fought them.   Rise of the…

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