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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Captives

Captives

As white settlers pushed west, resulting wars with Native Americans claimed more victims than the...

7.0 Views: 18,568
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Ancient Warriors: The Sioux

Ancient Warriors: The Sioux

Courageous, brave and proud - the Sioux were a people of war. Forced onto the grasslands by woodl...

9.8 Views: 16,525
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A Day in the Life of a Dictator

A Day in the Life of a Dictator

How does a dictator live? What is daily life like for a monster in power? From when he wakes up t...

8.2 Views: 19,363
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The Mystery of Champlain

The Mystery of Champlain

Samuel de Champlain lived his life with his eyes on the horizon. He never wanted to be the second...

6.7 Views: 14,578
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History Cold Case: The York 113

History Cold Case: The York 113

In 2008, construction workers just beyond York's city walls uncovered 113 bodies in a mass grave....

6.8 Views: 15,426
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Ancient Egyptians: The Battle Of Megiddo

Ancient Egyptians: The Battle Of Megiddo

May 19,1458 BC. A rebel Syrian warlord challenges the might of Egypt. On a plain below the city o...

6.7 Views: 14,599
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Lost Tribe Of Palau

Lost Tribe Of Palau

An incredible find on a tiny chain of islands in Micronesia provides what at first appeared to be...

8.1 Views: 15,751
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Nazca People

Nazca People

What drove the Nazca people away from their ceremonial centre, Cahuachi, and why and how were the...

6.5 Views: 14,507
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Lost Treasures Of Atahualpa

Lost Treasures Of Atahualpa

What happened to the gold the Incas hid from the Spanish after they killed their leader, Atahualp...

Views: 15,717
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Chronicle: Joan Of Arc

Chronicle: Joan Of Arc

Joan is an officially approved heroine. The liberation of France from England. The liberator, Joa...

7.7 Views: 15,891
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Carthage: The Roman Holocaust

Carthage: The Roman Holocaust

Carthage was the centre of the Carthaginian Empire in antiquity. The city has existed for nearly ...

8.5 Views: 24,495
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Racism: A History: A Savage Legacy

Racism: A History: A Savage Legacy

Examine the impact of racism in the 20th Century. By 1900, European colonial expansion had reache...

9.1 Views: 21,428
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Racism: A History: Fatal Impacts

Racism: A History: Fatal Impacts

Looking at Scientific Racism, invented during the 19th century, an ideology that drew on now disc...

10.0 Views: 23,597
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Racism: A History: The Color of Money

Racism: A History: The Color of Money

A documentary which is exploring the impact of racism on a global scale, as part of the season of...

8.4 Views: 23,594
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Tirpitz: The Battle for Hitler's Supership

Tirpitz: The Battle for Hitler's Supership

Tirpitz was the second of two Bismarck-class battleships built for Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine (n...

8.9 Views: 24,054
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Royal Deaths and Diseases: Tainted Blood

Royal Deaths and Diseases: Tainted Blood

The history of the monarchy is littered with unexplained illnesses and cases of madness and prema...

7.3 Views: 32,687
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