Genre: History, War
Summary: How Hitler's bodyguards helped him cheat death on many occasions.
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S01, E06 (First Aired:
Hitler gains new enemies following the occupations of Austria and Czechoslovakia; German officers plot to overthrow and kill Hitler.
S01, E07 (First Aired:
The German army assigns trained soldiers to guard Hitler's military headquarters and accompany him on visits to the front; Georg Elser's assassination attempt on Hitler fails.
S01, E11 (First Aired:
Hitler directs the campaign against the Soviet Union from the Wolfschanze, a headquarters in the forests of East Prussia.
S01, E12 (First Aired:
Hitler spends much of his time during World War II at the Berghof, his residence in the mountains of southeast Germany.
S01, E01 (First Aired:
Adolf Hitler hires street thugs to guard Nazi party meetings in the 1920s; the evolution of the SA and the creation of the rival SS.
S01, E02 (First Aired:
The rivalry between the SA and the SS grows as Hitler rises to power; Hermann Göring and Ernst Röhm compete for Hitler's favor.
S01, E08 (First Aired:
Hitler's love of traveling through crowds in open-topped vehicles creates security problems; Hitler dangerously follows his armies through Poland and France.