The Unknown War (Russian: “Великая Отечественная” (The Great Patriotic War) or “Неизвестная война” (The Unknown War) is an American documentary television series.
The Nazis occupied the northwestern part of the Soviet Union for three years during the Unknown War. In 1944 the Soviets launched a massive attack to free the area that swept through Belorussia, and the Soviet troops continued westward, across the German frontier.
The Unknown War Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 01 January 1978 (UK) and 22 June 1978 (US).
- Rating: Unknown.
- Running Time: 17 hours and 20 minutes.
- Country: US.
- Language: English.