A Reader's Digest 6-DVD Set the perfect gift for a history buff. It's an extensive documentary that brings the past to life in a way only Reader's Digest can. The classic series The Road to World War II follows the events that sparked the greatest conflict of the 20th century. Extraordinary program features original newsreels, soundtracks and rare archival footage. Innovative 16-part series goes from the Armistice in 1918 to the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941. Revisit all the crucial sites and see and hear Hitler, Mussolini, Stalin, Churchill and Roosevelt like never before. Running time, over 7 hours. The Untold Secrets of the Civil War collection features forgotten stories from both sides of the conflict. It's full of never-before-seen photographs, letters and artifacts. The discs also have some of the greatest and seldom-told Confederate tales, along with the biggest mysteries of the Union army and stories from Gettysburg and Antietam. Running time, 18 hours.
- Rare footage makes these DVD sets a must-have for history buffs!
- World War II, running time, over 7 hours
- Civil War, running time, 18 hours