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A+E Networks UK
This original and wide-ranging 8 part thematic series takes you to the heart of the action of how machines have been an essential tool throughout military history. From the remarkable engineering inventions and technological prowess through to the human craftsmanship and personal accounts of those who used them. These are the quintessential stories of the machines that changed the face of warfare.
These are character driven stories full of engagement, emotion, action and historical context.
We also provide new perspectives on the political, international and domestic backdrop to help provide context on the operation of these machines over the passage of time.
Combat Machines is brought to life through a combination of expert interviews, authentic recreation, engineering graphics and archive with purpose to unravel and illustrate each piece of military engineering history in all its detail and glory.
Series 1: 8x60 | HD | 2018