The Battleships

The Battleships

2001 - 2003,
No synopsis available

Episode Guide

  • The Battleships - The Aircraft Carrier (Episode 5)
    Episode 5:

    The Aircraft Carrier

    Essex-class carriers rise again after the Pacific Fleet's destruction at Pearl Harbor.

  • The Battleships - Terror From Above (Episode 4)
    Episode 4:

    Terror From Above

    How the aircraft carrier minimized the use of the battleship, which played merely a supporting role in the Gulf War.

  • The Battleships - The Darkness of the Future (Episode 3)
    Episode 3:

    The Darkness of the Future

    The arms race between Britain, the United States and Japan inspired radical new battleships with more firepower than originally planned.

  • The Battleships - Clash of the Dreadnoughts (Episode 2)
    Episode 2:

    Clash of the Dreadnoughts

    The dreadnought is the ultimate class of battleship in navies worldwide.

  • The Battleships - A Thirst for Blood and Iron (Episode 1)
    Episode 1:

    A Thirst for Blood and Iron

    The French embrace the steam drive of the Industrial Revolution; Italy, the U.S., Russia and Japan invent bold new ships.