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Julian Pleasants | Home Front

Season 2000 Episode 2011 | 26m 46s

Historian Julian Pleasants explores NC during WWII. Over 50 new military bases were created in the state. German submarines sunk vessels off the coast, struggled with rationing regulations, & used German POWs as day laborers. The conclusion of the war the found NC drastically different. The once provincial state looked forward to a modern, diversified, & highly industrialized future.

Aired: 11/28/17

Rating: NR

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