The Warsaw Uprising Explained by author Dr Alexandra Richie

<p>The Warsaw Uprising Explained by author Dr Alexandra Richie</p> P. A. Ney/TFN

In this special episode of Heart of Poland you'll be able to watch one of the most authoritative experts on the Warsaw Uprising and author of exclaimed book 'Warsaw 1944' , Historian Dr. Alexandra Richie, discuss this epic battle of World War 2. Why did the Warsaw Uprising break out when it seems so obviously destined to fail? Why did the battle last for so long when Poles were so outgunned? Did the Red Army really stop and watch the Polish Home Army destroy itself?  Discover how soldiers fell in love in the war-torn streets between battle.