The Century of Warfare

Season 1 Episode 4

War of the Eagles - The Eastern Front 1914 - 1917

Aired Unknown Jan 02, 1994 on A&E
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War of the Eagles - The Eastern Front 1914 - 1917
While the armies on the West Front were locked in the stalemate of trench warfare, Eastern Europe in the First World War saw a clash between three mighty empires - Germany, Russia and Austria-Hungary - which ranged across hundreds of miles and involved millions of men. Its numerous campaigns saw massive offensives and cataclysmic defeats.This programme describes this titanic struggle - the 'other side' of the First World War. It was a campaign which would eventually descend into the turmoil of the Russian revolution and the collapse of all three empires.* Disaster at Tannenberg * The Russian 'Steamroller'* The Bolsheviks seize Power* Mountain Warfare in Italymoreless

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