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: 11/28/17Video has closed captioning.