The Somme 1916 - From Both Sides of the Wire

Historian Peter Barton explores the events of the Battle of the Somme.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Two (2016 - 2016)
Schedule: Mondays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: War History
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

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End Game - End Spiel

Episode 1x03; Aug 1, 2016

Historian Peter Barton concludes his history of the battle in the final months of the campaign. He shows how a remarkable German tactical revolution begun in the summer of 1916 continued throughout this period to frustrate the Allied advance. This wo

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: End Game - End SpielAug 1, 2016
1x02: Defence in Depth - Verteidigung in Der TiefeJul 25, 2016
1x01: First Day - Erster TagJul 18, 2016
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