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Nazi Mega Weapons

Atlantic Wall

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To protect occupied Europe from an Allied invasion, Hitler demanded the construction of a defensive wall stretching thousands of kilometers from France in the south to Norway in the north. This is the story of how this vast engineering project sucked in huge quantities of raw materials and men from all over the Third Reich … and faced its ultimate test on D-Day.

Episodes of Nazi Mega Weapons1

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Nazi Mega Weapons

Ep. 3 | Eagle's Nest

Hitler’s mountain house became a labyrinth crowned by the awe-inspiring Eagle's Nest.

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Ep. 3 | Eagle's Nest

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Nazi Mega Weapons

Scenes from Season 2 – The Siegfried Line

Watch the story of one of the greatest fortification systems in the history of warfare.

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Scenes from Season 2 – The Siegfried Line

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Nazi Mega Weapons

Scenes from Season 2 - Kamikaze

Explore the secret caves, bunkers and factories hiding clues to Japan's suicide bombers.

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Scenes from Season 2 - Kamikaze

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Nazi Mega Weapons

Scenes from Season 2 - Hitler's Megaships

Discover the story of Hitler's two record-breaking megaships: Bismark and Tirpitz.

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Scenes from Season 2 - Hitler's Megaships

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Nazi Mega Weapons

Scenes from Season 2 – The SS

Discover the history of the sinister and terrifying Nazi cult — the SS.

Scenes from Season 2 – The SS

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Video thumbnail: Nazi Mega Weapons Eagle's Nest Official Trailer

Nazi Mega Weapons

Eagle's Nest Official Trailer

Hitler’s mountain house became a labyrinth crowned by the awe-inspiring Eagle's Nest.

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Eagle's Nest Official Trailer

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Video thumbnail: Nazi Mega Weapons Next on WWII Mega Weapons: The Tunnels of Okinawa

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Next on WWII Mega Weapons: The Tunnels of Okinawa

The Japanese decide that the island of Okinawa will be their last bastion of defense.

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Next on WWII Mega Weapons: The Tunnels of Okinawa

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Nazi Mega Weapons

Season 3 Preview | Hitler's Killer Subs

The Type 21 U-boat was Hitler's ultimate deep sea destroyer.

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Season 3 Preview | Hitler's Killer Subs

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Nazi Mega Weapons | Season 3 - Preview

At the start of WWII Nazi Germany stuns its enemies by unleashing a new form of warfare.

Nazi Mega Weapons | Season 3 - Preview

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