The Battle of Russia
This brilliant documentary is made using original archived newsreel footage and has a high educational value as well as being top quality entertainment.
This exciting documentary begins with a brief history of Russia and the wars fought on her homeland. Then the program moves into World War 2 and the invading Nazi forces, using incredible newsreel footage of the actual fighting. The Nazis are victorious at Moscow and Leningrad but, like Napoleion's troops, are utterly defeated at the battle of Stalingrad.