All Products
  • All Products
  • Upc/Cat
  • Movies/Tv
  • Actor
  • Studio
  • Title
  • Music
  • Classical
Current cart in use:
SHOPPING CART
Shopping Cart ( items)
Title Qty
your cart is empty
Checkout

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Studio

Decades

Color

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Unholy Battle for Rome

Unholy Battle for Rome

[DVD]
Add to cart
DVD 
List Price: $24.98
Price: $20.64
You Save: $4.34 (17%)
Share Twitter

Product Notes

In September 1943 the German army marched into Rome beginning a 9-month battle for control of the "Eternal City". It was the Allied aim to preserve the Holy City's sacred institutions and treasures. So the staggering human cost before the city's military conquest is nearly incomprehensible. The special is based on the book the Battle for Rome-it's author Robert Katz was subject to five penal proceedings over the years for his contention that fear of Communism produced a Faustian pact between the Vatican and the occupying Germans. The research draws on interviews with participants inside the city and also on previously secret documents from Italian German Vatican OSS and CIA archives. We hear from ordinary Roman citizens informants opportunists spies double agents and Germans who risked death in efforts to save Jews. We see Rome as the hotbed of assassination intrigue treason and bravery that it was as we look unflinchingly at unresolved controversies.

You May Also Like




Page 1 of

    Details

    Title: Unholy Battle for Rome
    Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
    Attributes: Manufactured on Demand
    Release Date: 7/31/2007
    Product Type: DVD
    Region: 0
    Rated: UNR
    Catalog #: 77294
    UPC: 733961772944
    Item #: ANE077294
    This product is a special order

    Technical Information

    Street Date: 7/31/2007
    Studio: A&E Home Video