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This six-part historical miniseries focuses on the thirty-year period in the first half of the twentieth century that shaped global civilization for decades to come. Each episode tells the story of a particular chronological era between the end of the First World War and the beginning of the Second World War. The series originally aired on the History cable network in 2014.

The World Wars is a History, Military & War, Mini-Series series that is currently running and has 7 seasons (47 episodes). The series first aired on May 26, 2014. It has mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 8.1.

The World Wars is available for streaming on the History website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The World Wars on demand at Tubi TV Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, History Vault, Google Play, Hoopla, iTunes, Tubi TV online.

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 9:00 PM et/pt on History
7 Seasons, 47 Episodes
May 26, 2014
History, Military & War, Mini-Series
Cast: Mike Adler, Daniel Martin Berkey, Michael Almy, James William Barker
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The World Wars Full Episode Guide

  • This film aims at training managers to get the best out of their workers and suggests several ways of achieving this objective through dramatized reenactments. Sponsor: U.S. Office of Education. Producer: Division of Visual Aids U. S. Office of Education. Year: 1944. Length: 00:10:14. Audio: Mono. Color: BLACK &WHITE

  • This film examines the shortage of homes in the United States immediately after World War II and suggests workable solutions for this pressing need. Sponsor: U.S. National Housing Agency. Producer: Century Productions. Year: 1946. Length: 00:28:15. Audio: Mono. Color: BLACK &WHITE

  • This film deals with the economic factors affecting postwar deflation and the benefits of rent control at a time when war veterans were returning home from battlefields in Europe, Africa and Asia. It appeals to the public to assist in retail price control and help solve the difficulties World War II veterans had to face in locating jobs and housing.

  • Shows the daily life and work of the Army nurse, including training and off-duty activities. Sponsor: U.S. Treasury Department, War Finance Division. Producer: U.S. Army Pictorial Service. Year: 1945. Length: 00:16:08. Audio: Mono. Color: BLACK & WHITE

  • This film portrays the strategy employed by the American troops in liberating the Marshall Island from the hands of the Japanese. It also depicts the horrendous results of war - death and destruction on both sides. Sponsor: N/A. Producer: U.S. War Department, Army Pictorial Service. Year: 1944. Length: 00:15:35. Audio: Mono. Color: BLACK & WHITE

  • This U.S. News Review is an effort to motivate and educate U.S. citizens. It recounts the stories about the immensely successful wooden Mosquito bombers, Liberators bombing Naples and cautions citizens about the need to preserve raw material for the war effort. You will also witness the heart-rending plea of a father who has lost his son in war to speed up work and bring an early end to the war.

  • This film eulogizes the strategic importance of wood both for peacetime and during war. It explains the many uses of wood and wood-based products and appeals to citizens to protect this natural resource from hazards such as forest fires. Sponsor: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service. Producer: Calvin Company, Year: 1942. Length: 00:06:24. Audio: Mono. Color: COLOR

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