GET 50% OFF YOUR FIRST 6 MONTHS!

Limited time - use promo code: WATERLOO at checkout

Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on History Hit

Watch this video and more on History Hit

How The Battle of Britain Was Won

World War Two • 26m

Up Next in World War Two

  • The Night The War Came Home: Operatio...

    Dan Snow visits Coventry to tell the tale of the infamous bombing raid that struck the city on the evening of 14 November 1940, 80 years ago. Featuring Dr Kristopher Lovell and Victoria Taylor.

  • Salisbury Plain: Training for War

    Salisbury Plain is the Ministry of Defence's largest training ground, covering an area the size of the Isle of Wight. Dan Snow is shown around the Plain by MOD archaeologist Richard Osgood, to explore how British, Commonwealth and Allied troops prepared for the two great wars.

  • 10 Steps to World War Two

    After the Great War of 1914-18, European powers were desperate to avoid another conflict of that scale. But just 20 years later, they found themselves plunged into catastrophe on an even greater scale. The outbreak of World War Two has been blamed on the policy of 'appeasement' - with the Great P...