A fascinating document of sea power in modern war, this BBC production features previously unpublished films as well as the world's most dramatic archival footage. Scenes of England's battleship Dreadnought, the engagement at Jutland and World War II naval clashes bring modern fleet development into historical perspective. A fresh look at today's warships also includes scenes of naval air power, amphibious landing forces and Britain's Royal Marine Commandos. A comprehensive, expert, and highly entertaining presentation. United Kingdom, 1981, B&W/Color, 109 minutes.
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