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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In Search of the Trojan War - The Fall of Troy

In Search of the Trojan War - The Fall of Troy

In this episode of In Search of the Trojan War; Evidence from preceding programs suggests the fat...

4.7 Views: 2,934
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In Search of the Trojan War - Empire of the Hittites

In Search of the Trojan War - Empire of the Hittites

In this episode of In Search of the Trojan War; Letters on ancient clay tablets enable historians...

5.9 Views: 3,166
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In Search of the Trojan War - The Women of Troy

In Search of the Trojan War - The Women of Troy

In this episode of In Search of the Trojan War; Archaeologists shed light on Helen of Troy's abdu...

8.0 Views: 3,169
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In Search of the Trojan War - The Singer of Tales

In Search of the Trojan War - The Singer of Tales

In this episode of In Search of the Trojan War; A Gaelic tale-teller and a professional bard demo...

5.8 Views: 2,598
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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...

Views: 2,808
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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: 2,807
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In Search of Myths and Heroes - King Arthur

In Search of Myths and Heroes - King Arthur

Watch the four myths that inspired Michael Wood to embark on his journey: The Queen of Sheba, the...

8.0 Views: 6,350
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How the States Got Their Shapes

How the States Got Their Shapes

Every line on the U.S. map tells a story. Every border reflects their history - their struggles f...

6.3 Views: 3,133
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Filthy Cities - Industrial New York

Filthy Cities - Industrial New York

Dan Snow experiences what New York was like at the height of the Industrial Revolution. Millions ...

6.6 Views: 4,255
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Filthy Cities - Medieval London

Filthy Cities - Medieval London

Dan Snow embarks on a grime-filled journey through the histories of three of the world's leading ...

7.4 Views: 5,787
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Engineering an Empire - China

Engineering an Empire - China

For over 4,000 years the world's greatest empires hav...

8.5 Views: 5,351
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Egypt's Golden Empire - Pharaohs of the Sun

Egypt's Golden Empire - Pharaohs of the Sun

Over 3,500 years ago, Rome was no more than a soggy marsh and the Acropolis was just an empty roc...

6.5 Views: 5,975
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Crusades - Destruction

Crusades - Destruction

Join Terry Jones, founding member of Monty Python, author and medieval expert, for this chronicle...

6.6 Views: 3,974
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Crash Course - World History - The Roman Empire. Or Republic. Or...Which Was It?

Crash Course - World History - The Roman Empire. Or Republic. Or...Which Was It?

In which John Green explores exactly when Rome went from being the Roman Republic to the Roman Em...

6.5 Views: 5,744
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Crash Course - World History - Christianity from Judaism to the Constantine

Crash Course - World History - Christianity from Judaism to the Constantine

In which John Green teaches you the history of Christianity, from the beginnings of Judaism and t...

5.8 Views: 4,719
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Crash Course - World History - Fall of The Roman Empire...in the 15th Century

Crash Course - World History - Fall of The Roman Empire...in the 15th Century

In which John Green teaches you about the fall of the Roman Empire, which happened considerably l...

8.0 Views: 5,779
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