The Great War: 1917 - The Breaking Of Armies

  |  Buy to Own: 13/06/2005
  |  45 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Part of the documentary series looking at the course of the First World War. This volume examines the events of 1917, when the Allies launched desperate attacks on the German lines with huge casualties, but with little result. By the end of the year, the Russians had withdrawn from the conflict following the Revolution, while the Americans were slowly becoming involved. Includes rare archive footage.