The World Wars

The World Wars

  • 2014
  • 7 Seasons
  • 8.1  (2,129)

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.

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Every Minute Counts
4. Every Minute Counts
 
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
Home for Veterans
3. Home for Veterans
 
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
Ceiling on Your Homes
2. Ceiling on Your Homes
 
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.
Problems of Housing
1. Problems of Housing
 
This film promotes the notion that while many people cannot afford expensive houses, they can do a lot to improve the ones that they lived in. It suggests easy ways of improving basic necessities - weather control, light, safety, fire and appearance. Sponsor: N/A. Producer: Encyclopaedia Britannica Films. Year: 1944. Length: 00:10:42. Audio: Mono. Color: BLACK & WHITE
The World Wars
The World Wars

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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 series that is currently running and has 7 seasons (47 episodes). The series first aired on May 26, 2014.

Where to Watch The World Wars

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 Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, Hoopla, Apple TV and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    May 26, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    8.1  (2,129)