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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Civilisation - The Hero as Artist

Civilisation - The Hero as Artist

Here Clark takes us back to 16th century Papal Rome noting the convergence of Christianity and an...

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Ancient Voices: Tracking The First Americans

Ancient Voices: Tracking The First Americans

Who were the first Americans? Theories abound on the answer to that question. This BBC documentar...

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Form, Design And The City

Form, Design And The City

1962 Town Planning / Architecture Educational Documentary. The plan to redevelop the town center ...

7.3 Views: 2,925
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Gallipoli: The Untold Stories

Gallipoli: The Untold Stories

This is a must have for all those interested in Australians at war and how the Anzac legend was f...

7.3 Views: 2,908
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Civilisation - Protest and Communication

Civilisation - Protest and Communication

Here Clark takes us back to the Reformation. That is to the Germany of Albrecht Duerer and Martin...

7.9 Views: 2,906
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7 Deadly Sins: Pride

7 Deadly Sins: Pride

The Italian writer Dante called the sin of pride the "Chief of All Sins" - the sin of Satan himse...

5.5 Views: 2,903
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Troy: Of Gods and Warriors

Troy: Of Gods and Warriors

Homer's Iliad and Odyssey describe an epic story of the legendary Trojan war fought over the most...

5.4 Views: 2,892
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Planet Egypt: Quest for Eternity

Planet Egypt: Quest for Eternity

From the days of the first Pharaoh's tombs to the end of their era, Egyptians were united by one ...

8.7 Views: 2,892
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The Revived Army

The Revived Army

Eng subtitled. This is the most comprehensive and detailed documentary talks about Chinese first ...

6.0 Views: 2,888
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Sneferu: King of the Pyramids

Sneferu: King of the Pyramids

This episode focuses on Sneferu whose name is not widely recognized, but whose contribution to Eg...

7.3 Views: 2,881
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Shogun The Supreme Samurai

Shogun The Supreme Samurai

Shoguns control samurai armies, repelling foreigners and vying with each other.Film Duration: 45 min

9.5 Views: 2,870
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Diplomats for the Damned

Diplomats for the Damned

As Hitler rolled across Europe, millions of Jews and political enemies of the Third Reich were ma...

6.0 Views: 2,867
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The Silver Pharoah Mystery

The Silver Pharoah Mystery

This documentary explores the fascinating story of one of ancient Egypt's forgotten Rulers - Phar...

7.4 Views: 2,857
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Normandy 44: The Battle Beyond D Day

Normandy 44: The Battle Beyond D Day

As veterans gather to relive one of the turning points of the Second World War, historian James H...

7.0 Views: 2,854
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In Search of the Trojan War - The Legend Under Siege

In Search of the Trojan War - The Legend Under Siege

In this episode of In Search of the Trojan War; Germans and Americans interpret information on th...

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In Search of the Trojan War - The Age of the Heroes

In Search of the Trojan War - The Age of the Heroes

In this episode of In Search of the Trojan War; In 1873 Heinrich Schliemann finds gold while sear...

3.3 Views: 2,845
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