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War Walks

Series 1

Episode 2: Waterloo

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Military historian Professor Richard Holmes looks at major battles in history. He visits the farms and fields where history hung in the balance at the Battle of Waterloo. Show more

War Walks

Series 1

Episode 3: Mons

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Military historian Richard Holmes looks at some of history's major battles. This programme follows the British retreat from Mons in 1914. Show more

War Walks

Series 1

Episode 5: Arras

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

A journey through six centuries of warfare. Military historian Richard Holmes reviews the strategic importance of the Battle for Arras in 1940. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Holmes
Director:
Steven Clarke

War Walks

Series 1

Episode 4: The Somme

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Military historian Richard Holmes looks at some of history's major battles. In this edition he walks through fields where the Battle of the Somme took place. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Holmes