Ground War

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  • 2010
  • 1 Season
  • 0.0  (5)

Ground War takes us through the technological advances of battlefield combat from the AK-47 to the tank, the trebuchet to the howitzer and the battle ramp to the star fort. It shows how even the smallest change in technology can impact the effect of warfare. There are classic examples such as the gunner's quadrant and even the stirrup having wide-ranging effects on the way wars are fought.

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Seasons
Firepower
4. Firepower
May 26, 2010
Episode tracks the development of artillery.
Command and Control
3. Command and Control
May 26, 2010
The final episode considers the ways in which armies have used or modified the terrain of the battlefield.
Battlefield Mobility
2. Battlefield Mobility
May 19, 2010
A look at battlefield mobility.
Warrior Weapons
1. Warrior Weapons
May 19, 2010
Warrior weapons depicts the evolution of soldiers and their equipment to defend themselves.
Description

Ground War takes us through the technological advances of battlefield combat from the AK-47 to the tank, the trebuchet to the howitzer and the battle ramp to the star fort. It shows how even the smallest change in technology can impact the effect of warfare. There are classic examples such as the gunner's quadrant and even the stirrup having wide-ranging effects on the way wars are fought.

Ground War is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (4 episodes). The series first aired on May 19, 2010.

Where to Watch Ground War

Ground War is available for streaming on the PBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Ground War on demand at Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    May 19, 2010
  • IMDB Rating
    0.0  (5)