Follow the intertwining fates of ordinary people as they grapple with the effects of World War II on their everyday lives. Set in Britain, Poland, France and Germany, the events of the series take place during the first year of the war.
When war breaks out, young translator Harry vows to help his Polish lover Kasia flee Warsaw, but how will he explain this to his sweetheart Lois, waiting for him at home in Manchester?
A month into war and with Warsaw destroyed, Harry is desperate for news, while Kasia joins the Polish resistance.
Tom faces the fight of his life aboard HMS Exeter, while Harry and Lois have a more personal battle to fight.
Harry's courage is tested at Louvain, while Kasia's resistance activity in Warsaw intensifies.
Harry and his unit reach Dunkirk, with the odds stacked against them.
Paris falls to the Nazis, and Webster and Albert's lives are turned upside down.
Harry has a second chance at saving Kasia from Warsaw.
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