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World War, 1939-1945 -- Destruction and pillage

NOVA: Bombing Hitler’s Dams

NOVA is well-known for its engaging documentaries and the team delivers once more with “Bombing Hitler’s Dams.” Located within the Military + Espionage section of the NOVA site, this episode follows experts as they recreate the 1943 efforts of the “dam buster” pilots and their one-of-a-kind bouncing bomb. A revolutionary secret weapon, the bomb was used to destroy two German dams, effectively...