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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Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Will of the Shogun

Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Will of the Shogun

Commanding shoguns and fierce samurai warriors, exotic geisha and exquisite artisans - all were p...

7.8 Views: 8,665
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Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Way of the Samurai

Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Way of the Samurai

Commanding shoguns and fierce samurai warriors, exotic geisha and exquisite artisans - all were p...

6.2 Views: 7,635
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Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Return of the Barbarians

Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Return of the Barbarians

Commanding shoguns and fierce samurai warriors, exotic geisha and exquisite artisans - all were p...

7.0 Views: 4,617
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In the Shadow of the Moon

In the Shadow of the Moon

Between 1968 and 1972, nine American spacecraft voyaged to the Moon, and 12 men walked upon its s...

Views: 1,353
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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: 2,941
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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: 3,172
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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: 3,176
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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: 2,605
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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: 2,813
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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: 2,812
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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: 6,362
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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: 3,140
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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: 4,264
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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: 5,796
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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: 5,364
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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: 5,984
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