Great Generals

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  • 2003
  • 1 Season

The television programs Great Generals can be viewed on the Discovery Channel. This program talks about the greatest generals in history that has shaped our country. This program provides a detailed look at the battles, including both the victories and losses. The show depicts some most notorious battles ranging from the battle at Valley Forge, the Battle of the Bulge, to the great world wars. General MacArthur, Napoleon, George Washington are just a few of the historic leaders who are studied in this narrative that shows viewers how they influenced the shaping of the country.

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MacArthur, Marshall, Powell
6. MacArthur, Marshall, Powell
October 6, 2005
Generals MacArthur, Marshall, and Powell were incredible leaders who made significant contributions to this nation's history. Examine their great battles, brilliant strategies and historic victories.
Montgomery, Pershing, Custer
5. Montgomery, Pershing, Custer
October 6, 2005
Generals John J. Pershing and George Armstrong Custer, and Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery were incredible leaders who made significant contributions to this nation's history. Explore their great battles and brilliant strategies.
Patton, Puller, Franks
4. Patton, Puller, Franks
October 6, 2005
Generals Patton, Puller and Yeager were incredible American generals that each made a significant contribution to our nations history. Join us as we explore their great battles, brilliant strategies and historic victories.
Battle of the Bulge
3. Battle of the Bulge
May 29, 2005
By late 1944, the Allied Forces had invaded Normandy and liberated France. Allied bombers were devastating German cities around the clock. Hitler's plan was to make a bold charge through the weak center of the Allied Front on to the sea.
Waterloo
2. Waterloo
September 20, 2005
In March 1815, Napoleon Bonaparte, the Emperor of France, lived in exile, surrounded by British warships. Yet with the help of his inner circle, Napoleon managed to escape his island prison and landed on French soil.
Valley Forge: The Crucible
1. Valley Forge: The Crucible
July 2, 2003
The winter of 1777-1778 was critical in George Washington's career. Despite his track record as a four-time loser, Washington used the harsh winter at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, to turn things around for America's revolutionary forces.
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The television programs Great Generals can be viewed on the Discovery Channel. This program talks about the greatest generals in history that has shaped our country. This program provides a detailed look at the battles, including both the victories and losses. The show depicts some most notorious battles ranging from the battle at Valley Forge, the Battle of the Bulge, to the great world wars. General MacArthur, Napoleon, George Washington are just a few of the historic leaders who are studied in this narrative that shows viewers how they influenced the shaping of the country.

  • Premiere Date
    July 2, 2003