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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War and Civilization: Price Of War

War and Civilization: Price Of War

WWII and aftermaths as wars become smaller and more intense. Genocide and nationalism as excuses ...

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Killing Hitler: Unsolved History

Killing Hitler: Unsolved History

On July 20, 1944, members of Hitler's General Staff detonated a bomb designed to kill their leade...

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Ancient Discoveries: Egyptian Warfare

Ancient Discoveries: Egyptian Warfare

The Egyptians left a remarkable legacy. Their monuments and great works of art still astound us t...

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Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend

Northern Soul: Living for the Weekend

The northern soul phenomenon was the most exciting underground British club movement of the 1970s...

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Battles BC: Joshua: Epic Slaughter

Battles BC: Joshua: Epic Slaughter

Joshua leads a rain of terror through Canaan in a quest to conquer a homeland for the Israelites....

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Mission: Mind Control

Mission: Mind Control

National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 37950 / Local Identifier 170.110 - ...

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Barbarians: The Mongols

Barbarians: The Mongols

Using a strategy of terror and war so revolutionary that still inspires military planners today, ...

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Ancient Discoveries: Ancient Record Breakers

Ancient Discoveries: Ancient Record Breakers

What was the fastest thing in the ancient world and is it still the fastest man-made machine toda...

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Roman City with David Macaulay

Roman City with David Macaulay

This animated and live-action video recounts life in Verbonia, a fictional city in Gaul. A well-p...

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The Day We Learned To Think

The Day We Learned To Think

Understanding of humans' earliest past often comes from studying fossils. They tell us much of wh...

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People Along the Mississippi

People Along the Mississippi

This is a documentary film from 1951 about the different cultures of people living along the Miss...

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Impossible Army Machines

Impossible Army Machines

Impossible Army Machines - Ancient Discoveries (History Documentary)Shot on location in the Medit...

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The Worst Jobs in History: Dark Ages

The Worst Jobs in History: Dark Ages

Tony Robinson presents a series examining some of history's least pleasant employment opportuniti...

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Lee and Grant

Lee and Grant

Produced with the cooperation of leading Civil War historian Winston Groom, author of Forrest Gum...

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Britain's Most Fragile Treasure

Britain's Most Fragile Treasure

Please enjoy and subscribe too. Thanks!Historian Dr Janina Ramirez unlocks the secrets of a centu...

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Lost Crocodiles of the Pharaohs

Lost Crocodiles of the Pharaohs

The opening film of the series for the BBC's Natural World, it recreates a time when the crocodil...

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