A military documentary showcasing military technology advances through the ages.
From gunpowder to the Gatling gun, the first tank to the latest unmanned drones, we review the mechanisms and machinery man has created to wage war. Historical achievements through to modern day technologies are examined as we travel land, sea and air in this comprehensive, fascinating chronological journey of war machines.
The Amazing World of War Machines Series
- Episode 01: Flint & Steel.
- Episode 02: Rifles & Machine Guns.
- Episode 03: Artillery – Bombard to the Howitzer.
- Episode 04: Fortification – Bollards to Bunkers.
- Episode 05: Tanks & Armoured Vehicles.
- Episode 06: Battleships & Flotillas.
- Episode 07: Submarines.
- Episode 08: Fighter Aircraft.
- Episode 09: Airborne Artillery.
- Episode 10: Rockets and Missiles.
- Episode 11: Air Defence & Surveillance – Helicopters.
- Episode 12: Nuclear Weapons.
- Episode 13: NBC2 – Future War.
Production & Filming Details
- Production: Film Ideas, Inc. and World Wide Entertainment.
- Release Date: 31 December 2008.
- Running Time: 52-53 minutes (without adverts).
- Rating: 7+.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.