The World at War: Season 1, Episode 4

Alone: May 1940-May 1941 (21 Nov. 1973)

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Following the defeat and retreat at Dunkirk, Britain desperately works to rearm and prepare their defenses. But Germany was not well prepared to press their offensive and invade. After ... See full summary »

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J.R. Colville ...
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Anthony Eden ...
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Adolf Galland ...
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Bertie Good ...
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Hermann Göring ...
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Ray Holmes ...
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King George VI ...
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John McBeath ...
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J.B. Priestley ...
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Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother ...
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Robert Wright ...
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Following the defeat and retreat at Dunkirk, Britain desperately works to rearm and prepare their defenses. But Germany was not well prepared to press their offensive and invade. After losing the Battle of Britain Germany begins bombing British cities. The British launch an offensive in North Africa hoping to distract the Germans attention from the British Isles. Written by David Foss

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