Current Version Version: 1.0.1
Developer Ballista Media Ltd
Rating
4/5
Price $9.00
Filed Under Reference
Age rating 12+
Compatibility
  • iPad

Description

Timeline World War 2 is a definitive history of the Second World War, presented by broadcaster Robert MacNeil. ***Promotional discount price*** The app's features include: - A stunning zoomable timeline of the entire war, with 2000 events, filterable to show key personalities, battles, locations and more (close to 1000 of these focus on the war in the South Pacific) - Over 100 contemporary US and British Pathé newsreel videos, with full AirPlay support, many with commentary by Robert MacNeil - Eight part documentary on the War in the Pacific. - A detailed day-by-day view of the war, showing the full detail and location for every key event - A map of the war, showing invasions, occupations, allegiances, fronts and country boundary changes – the only such timeline map anywhere in the world - On This Day feature, showing topical events from this day in history Press: 4.5 Stars - Padgadget History Buffs Will Love Timeline World War 2 with Robert MacNeil.....This is a fantastic learning aid, and well worth the price for students.....This is the perfect app for anyone who is interested in military history. TUAW App Review "Timeline WW2 offers museum-quality app interaction...It's a groundbreaking application in that it fully realizes the museum experience, providing a nuanced exploration of a huge amount of data.....for any fan of the History Channel-style documentaries, this is sure to be a perfect gift or self indulgence. It's beautiful, it's expansive, and it's a great demonstration of what the iPad can do at its best." The New Yorker Magazine 'Digital pick' May 3rd Note: The video content requires an internet connection to view.