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This study of historic military battles uses modern science to examine how they were won or lost.
Season 3, Episode 7
February 9, 2006
The Battle for Stalingrad (1942-43) during World War II is analyzed.
Season 3, Episode 13
February 3, 2006
Analyzing the Battle of the Big Hole, fought in 1877 between the United States Army and Nez Perce Indians near the Big Hole River in Montana.
Season 3, Episode 10
January 27, 2006
Analyzing the 1967 Six-Day War, fought between Israel and its Arab neighbors, Egypt, Jordan and Syria.
Season 3, Episode 12
January 13, 2006
The Battle of Alesia in 52 B.C., a turning point in Caesar's Gallic Wars, is recalled.
Season 3, Episode 11
January 6, 2006
The Civil War Battle of Shiloh, fought in April 1862 in southwestern Tennessee, is recalled.
Season 3, Episode 9
December 30, 2005
The June 6, 1944, D-Day mission to capture the German-held Pointe du Hoc is recalled. U.S. Army Rangers scaled cliffs under heavy gunfire in order to take out a German gun battery.
Season 3, Episode 8
December 23, 2005
The 1813 capture of the USS Chesapeake by HMS Shannon during the War of 1812 is analyzed.
Season 3, Episode 6
December 13, 2005
Recalling the Battle of Jutland, fought in May 1916 between the British Grand Fleet and the German High Seas Fleet. It is considered to be the greatest naval battle of World War I.
Season 3, Episode 4
December 11, 2005
The Roman siege of the Jewish fortress of Masada in 73 A.D. is recalled.
Season 3, Episode 5
December 5, 2005
The Revolutionary War's Battle of Oriskany, fought in 1777 in New York, is recalled.
Season 3, Episode 3
November 28, 2005
The Battle of Waterloo is examined.
Season 3, Episode 2
November 21, 2005
Recalling the Battle of Britain, fought in the summer of 1940.
Season 3, Episode 1
November 14, 2005
Analyzing the World War II Battle of the Bulge, fought in the winter of 1944, when Germany launched its last offensive on the Western Front.
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