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Andrew Marr traces the journey of the little ships

Duration: 05:01

Andrew Marr describes how, under attack from the Luftwaffe, the heroic sailors of the little ships rescued thousands of trapped, retreating soldiers from the chaos of Dunkirk.

Available since: Thu 5 Aug 2010

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Credits

Presenter
Andrew Marr
Director
Roger Parsons
Producer
Roger Parsons
Producer
Chris Granlund
Writer
Andrew Marr
Presenter
Andrew Marr
Director
Roger Parsons
Producer
Roger Parsons
Producer
Chris Granlund
Writer
Andrew Marr

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Andrew Marr's The Making of Modern Britain Britannia at Bay

6/6 Marr concludes his series with a vivid account of Britain in the Second World War.

First broadcast: 02 Dec 2009

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