This is a true story of human endeavour. A contest between British and German air forces as they fight for superiority in the air over England in 1940. It, was to have been the beginning of an invasion that would see Hitlers reign of terror extend throughout Europe. Instead it was the beginning of the end. Using enlightening interviews with surviving British and German pilots and reconstruction sequences, illustrated with unseen footage from the classic feature film Battle of Britain, this video release offers an unbiased account of a country preparing to defend itself against a rising German empire. The series also explores the myths that surrounded the campaign giving an objective account of a defining moment in history.