Nazi Megastructures

September 2018

Season 4 Episode 6 - Hitler's Arctic Fortress

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It's one of the most daring and bold operations of World War II: The Nazi's occupation and fortification of Norway, an Arctic frontline from which the Nazis can attack the Soviet Union, but also providing the possibility of an atomic bomb.

Season 4 Episode 5 - Hitler's Propaganda Machine

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A look at how Joseph Goebbels brainwashed a nation and encouraged thousands of Germans to fight to their death or commit suicide in the Battle of Berlin.
August 2018

Season 4 Episode 4 - Hitler's Italian Fortress

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Throughout Italy lies the remains of one of the most deadly structures of the second world war. Fortifications designed by the Nazis to slow the allied advance and transform the landscape into a death trap. Concealed bunkers. Lethal gun placements. And an impregnable fortress monastery. This is the story of Hitler's Italia...

Season 4 Episode 3 - Hitler's Luftwaffe

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A revolutionary German air force, spearheaded by Hitler to annihilate the enemy from the skies. Scattered across Europe are the astonishing remains of what was, at its height, the most effective combat air force of the second world war. Created from nothing. Developed in secret and fast-tracked by Hitler, pushing innovatio...

Season 4 Episode 2 - Hitler's Railways Of Death

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Hitler's railways: the backbone of the Third Reich. A vital part of the war machine with a dark secret. It helped facilitate the worst atrocity in history. Six million Jews murdered by a regime evil to its core. This is the story of Hitler's railways of death.

Season 4 Episode 1 - Hitler's Death Trains

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Hitler's railways: the lifeblood of the Nazi empire. The Nazi elite runs the war from a fleet of personal trains, and the power of steel and steam drives the German war machine with ruthless efficiency. But the railways also serve a darker purpose, facilitating the worst atrocity in history, transporting millions of people...
December 2017

S1 Ep6 - Fortress Berlin

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April 1945. Hitler is in the centre of Berlin, 10 metres underground, surrounded by 4 metre-thick concrete walls, safe from any attack the Allies can throw at him from the air. But the Russians are advancing on the ground the Red Army is lined up on the Oder River, and they’re coming for the Führer. Blocking the way are ri...
November 2017

S1 Ep5 - Hitler's Jet Caves

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This episode explores one of the most technological advanced aeroplanes of World War II. A fighter jet that inspired a revolution in aerial warfare: the Messerschmitt Me 262. This is the remarkable story of an awe-inspiring aircraft, the subterranean bat-cave where it was built and the battle for air supremacy that decided...

S1 Ep4 - Super Tanks

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Hitler’s megalomaniac impulses led him to demand the construction of the largest tank the world had ever seen a mobile fortress weighing 180 tonnes. But even this colossus couldn’t satisfy Hitler’s thirst for enormous weapons of war, as he went on to request a land battleship weighing 1,000 tons. This is the story of the N...

S1 Ep3 - V2 Rocket Bases

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The first ever long-range rockets were designed and built by the Nazis in a network of top secret research labs, underground silos and hi-tech launch pads. This is the story of how scientist Werner von Braun heralded the birth of ballistic missiles and laid the technological foundations for the space race.