Synopsis by Rose of Sharon Winter
This program is part of a series that chronicles some of the most important events and people in the history of World War II. This episode examines some of the key military leaders on both sides of the conflict. Archival film clips, photographs, personal remembrances, interviews, and scholarly commentary shed light on figures from Eisenhower to Rommel, Patton to McArthur. Their strong characters shaped the course of the war and helped define the future of humankind.
battle [war], General, military-leader, world-war