The First World War

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Series 1 - Episode 7 Blockade

Tue 29 Sep 7:25pm - 8:35pm PBS America
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Tue 29 Sep, 11pm - 12:15am PBS America


The evolving naval and intelligence war during the First World War, which saw enemy submarines turn the North Sea into a no-go area. The British responded with a blockade of Europe, and America threw its full support behind the Allies after a deciphered telegram revealed Germany was urging Mexico to attack the United States.

Cast & Crew

Narrator Jonathan Lewis
Director Marcus Kiggell
Executive Producer Alan Clements
Producer Marcus Kiggell
Series Producer Jonathan Lewis