The World at War

The Desert

Series 1 - Episode 8 The Desert



The battle for North Africa, which involved three years of fighting between Rommel's Afrika Korps and Montgomery's Desert Rats and culminated in the Allied victory at El Alamein. Narrated by Laurence Olivier.

Cast & Crew

Narrator Laurence Olivier
Director Peter Batty
Producer Peter Batty
Writer Peter Batty