History Documentaries

A good history doc is what the documentary addict in you needs. People say that the best judge of future actions is to look toward our past history. From grim to wonderful, we have done some amazing things and history has been made. The category of history docs will have something interesting in there for any and all.

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The Roman Empire in the First Century - Years of Eruption

The Roman Empire in the First Century - Years of Eruption

Rival generals fight for control in Rome; Mount Vesuvius erupts; Emperor Trajan expands the empir...

7.5 Views: 4,260
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The Romantics - Liberty

The Romantics - Liberty

Dramatised documentary in which Peter Ackroyd traces the effects of literature on historical move...

7.0 Views: 3,695
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The Roman Empire in the First Century - Winds of Change

The Roman Empire in the First Century - Winds of Change

Claudius rules; Britain battles Roman legions; in Judea, Paul tells of Jesus; Rome verges on disa...

4.3 Views: 5,987
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The Roman Empire in the First Century - Order from Chaos

The Roman Empire in the First Century - Order from Chaos

Rome rises under Caesar Augustus' compassion and violence.

6.4 Views: 5,681
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The Roman Empire in the First Century - Years of Trial

The Roman Empire in the First Century - Years of Trial

Caligula grips Rome in fear; Judea's religious and political establishment finds Jesus a threat.

4.8 Views: 5,293
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The Road To The Wall

The Road To The Wall

Directorate of Armed Forces Information and Education. The Road to the Wall. 1962. The Road to t...

9.5 Views: 6,486
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The Prize - The New Order of Oil

The Prize - The New Order of Oil

The Gulf War marked the beginning of a new era for the Hydrocarbon Society. This program explores...

5.8 Views: 5,359
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The Prize - War and Oil

The Prize - War and Oil

The untold story of World War II unfolds: how oil dictated strategy to Hitler; how lack of oil sl...

7.5 Views: 6,341
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The Nazis Strike

The Nazis Strike

In this installment of the Why We Fight propaganda film series, we see the events of Nazi Germany...

6.2 Views: 5,815
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Rasputin

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Rasputin

Profile of heretical Grigori Rasputin, the self-appointed monk of peasant origins who exploited h...

5.2 Views: 7,122
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Nero

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Nero

The life of notorious Roman emperor Nero. Brought to power by his ruthless mother Agrippina, he ...

4.8 Views: 8,490
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Pol Pot

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Pol Pot

Profile of Pol Pot, who rose to be leader of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge and self-appointed prime min...

6.4 Views: 6,951
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Ivan The Terrible

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Ivan The Terrible

Profile of Russia's first Tsar, Ivan the Terrible, the 16th-century potentate with an insatiable ...

7.4 Views: 7,576
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Idi Amin

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Idi Amin

Profile of Idi Amin, the ruthless Ugandan dictator who seized power in 1971 and conducted a reig...

7.8 Views: 7,395
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Francisco Pizarro

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Francisco Pizarro

Profile of Francisco Pizarro, the illiterate Spanish soldier of fortune who had himself elected G...

8.8 Views: 7,906
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The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Caligula

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Caligula

Profile of Roman emperor Caligula, whose four-year reign was a quest to be recognised as a livin...

5.3 Views: 8,286
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