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Ken Burns: The War

The War is the story of the Second World War through the personal accounts of a handful of men and women from four American towns. The war touched the lives of every family on every street in every town in America and demonstrated that in extraordinary times, there are no ordinary lives.


Season 1
Episode 5
Victory in Europe seems imminent, but Holland, the Vosges Mountains, and the Hurtgen...


The story of the Second World War, told via personal accounts from four American towns.