Acclaimed BBC historian Laurence Rees produced this massive 12-disc set that provides a comprehensive overview of the most significant aspects of World War II. "The Nazis: A Warning from History" traces the formation of one of the world's most powerful political parties; examine Hitler's decision to send his troops into the Soviet Union in "War of the Century"; "The Battle of the Atlantic" focuses on the Nazi submarines known as the Grey Wolves; "Horror in the East" depicts the atrocities visited on POWs by Japanese forces; follow the final 11 months of the war in "D-Day to Berlin"; and explore the site of history's largest mass murder in "Auschwitz: Inside the Nazi State." The set also includes "The Road to War: Great Britain, Italy, Japan, USA," "Dunkirk," "Battlefields," and "D-Day: Reflections of Courage." 30 hrs. total. Standard and Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English stereo; Subtitles: English; featurettes; bonus documentaries; interviews.