A thoughtful, detailed exposition of how and why the end of the Great War led inevitably to the Second World War, the most horrific in human history. Narrated by the great journalist Eric Sevareid.

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Series cast summary:
Charles Wheeler ...
 Himself - Narrator (8 episodes, 1989)
Joachim Fest ...
 Himself - Biographer of Hitler / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
Ikuhiko Hata ...
 Himself - Professor, Takushoku University / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
Waldo Heinrichs ...
 Himself - Author 'Threshold of War' / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
Chihiro Hosoya ...
 Himself - International University, Niigata (2 episodes, 1989)
Hans von Herwarth ...
 Himself - German Army in Poland, 1939 / ... (2 episodes, 1989)
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A thoughtful, detailed exposition of how and why the end of the Great War led inevitably to the Second World War, the most horrific in human history. Narrated by the great journalist Eric Sevareid.

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