24 episodes

A Podcast all about the second world war hosted by Stephen Bedard.

The Second World War Stephen Bedard

    • Society & Culture
    • 3.8 • 4 Ratings

A Podcast all about the second world war hosted by Stephen Bedard.

    24 - Italy Goes For Egypt

    24 - Italy Goes For Egypt

    Italy was able to take British Somaliland. Could they duplicate that success with Egypt? They would soon find that Britain was much more motivated to hold onto Egypt. For more resources, please visit my website.

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    23 - The Able Queen: A Conversation With Rainy Horvath

    23 - The Able Queen: A Conversation With Rainy Horvath

    In this episode, I talk to Rainy Horvath, who published the memoirs of her father who was a "hump pilot" during the Second World War. In this episode, you will hear about a theatre of the war and a type of mission that does not get talked about enough. Make sure to visit Rainy at her website.

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    • 26 min
    22 - Italy Gets in the Game

    22 - Italy Gets in the Game

    So far we have been focusing on Germany but what about Italy? Mussolini still intended to build his empire. A logical place to start was British Somaliland, especially with the defeat of Britain's allies, the French.

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    • 7 min
    21 - The Battle of Britain

    21 - The Battle of Britain

    France has fallen. Is it Britain's turn next? Germany plans Operation Sea Lion, the invasion of Britain. But to be successful, the Luftwaffe will need to eliminate the RAF. This is the Battle of Britain.

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    • 10 min
    20 - The Battle of France is Over...

    20 - The Battle of France is Over...

    The French had fought valiantly but how how long could they resist. The Germans were using innovative tactics that the French had never conceived of. Between the panzers and the Luftwaffe, they could not catch a break. In this episode, we look at how the Battle of France ends.

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    • 11 min
    19 - The Miracle of Dunkirk

    19 - The Miracle of Dunkirk

    With almost a quarter of a million British troops stranded at Dunkirk, the majority of Britain's land forces, it looked like there was no hope. But then something happened. In this episode, we look at the miracle of Dunkirk, the amazing rescue that was both terrifying and inspiring.

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    • 22 min

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