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War Walks, Series 2 Episode 5 of 6

Professor Richard Holmes walks the French beaches and breakwaters from which thousands of British troops escaped capture in May 1940. German tanks had overwhelmed British and French troops and were poised to seize the British Expeditionary Force.

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29 minutes

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Thu 20 Mar 2014 13:10


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Role Contributor
PresenterRichard Holmes
Executive ProducerGrant Mansfield
ProducerRachel Bell
Series ProducerMark Fielder

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