World War I: The War to End All Wars

World War I: The War to End All Wars

  • 2008
  • 1 Season

A unique, 10-part, comprehensive look at the war that shaped the 20th Century. Through rare, actual battle footage and rare veteran interviews, The War To End All Wars takes you from the assassination of the Austrian Arch Duke in 1914, to the final desperate battles of 1918..

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End Game
10. End Game
October 14, 2008
This episode presents the end of the fighting and the repercussions faced by each of the countries involved in this war, those issues immediately after the war and what groundwork was laid for the future.
Changing Tide
9. Changing Tide
October 14, 2008
This episode presents how the change of attitude on the political front in the United States and incidents involving Americans with combatants in the on-going fight makes for the joining of the United States into this global conflict.
Revolt
8. Revolt
October 14, 2008
This episode speaks about the frustrations in 1916 & 1917 of a bogged down war and its repercussions with the fighting forces and leadership of both sides involved in the conflict.
Distant Fronts
7. Distant Fronts
October 14, 2008
This episode reports on the fighting in the war not found on the two fronts; including sea warfare and the involvement of new combatants into what has become a truly global conflict.
Citadel
6. Citadel
October 14, 2008
This episode discusses the aspects of the war from 1916 to 1917; the battles on both fronts; the situations faces by the forces of the numerous combatants and the growing desperation of both sides of the conflict.
Flyboys
5. Flyboys
October 14, 2008
This episode talks about the use of aircraft during the war and the development of aircraft and air corps on both sides of the conflict.
A War of Chemicals and Engineering
4. A War of Chemicals and Engineering
October 14, 2008
This episode discusses how the war dictated the need for new battle strategies and tactics; new weapon technology and new medical practices to deal with the obstacles and situations never previously experienced in warfare by the combatants. The implementation of gas warfare and tanks were some of the results of these circumstances.
The Taxis of the Marne
3. The Taxis of the Marne
October 14, 2008
This episode covers the recruitment and deployment of troops on both side of the clash; the problems faced by the soldiers; the slow pace of the fighting and the establishment of trench warfare.
The Battle of the Frontiers
2. The Battle of the Frontiers
October 13, 2008
This episode deals with the beginning of the war; the establishment of two-front war, the involvement of multiple countries on both sides of the battle and the development of new weapons that were utilized for the war.
With Flags Waving
1. With Flags Waving
October 13, 2008
This episode presents pre-WWI Europe: the social, economic and political environment of the time that resulted in the start of "The War to End All Wars".
Description

A unique, 10-part, comprehensive look at the war that shaped the 20th Century. Through rare, actual battle footage and rare veteran interviews, The War To End All Wars takes you from the assassination of the Austrian Arch Duke in 1914, to the final desperate battles of 1918..World War I: The War to End All Wars is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (10 episodes). The series first aired on October 13, 2008.

World War I: The War to End All Wars is available for streaming on the Mill Creek Entertainment website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch World War I: The War to End All Wars on demand at Amazon Prime and Amazon.

  • Premiere Date
    October 13, 2008