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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Ghost Ships of The Black Sea

Ghost Ships of The Black Sea

Seven years ago, on his third trip to the Black Sea, Dr. Robert Ballard discovered a miraculously...

7.9 Views: 28,231
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The World At War: Banzai! Japan 1931–1942

The World At War: Banzai! Japan 1931–1942

Following Japan's conquest of eastern Asia the Allies finally respond with sanctions. They prove ...

8.8 Views: 29,121
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The Nazis  - A Warning From History

The Nazis - A Warning From History

The Nazis would later try to rewrite history to say that Hitler became Chancellor simply because ...

6.8 Views: 29,345
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The Canary Effect - Kill the Indian, Save the Man

The Canary Effect - Kill the Indian, Save the Man

Delving deep into the often misunderstood and frequently over looked historic realities of the Am...

8.5 Views: 29,993
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Hitler's Secret Science

Hitler's Secret Science

In the crucible of World War II, Germany's most brilliant scientists must race to create an arsen...

4.7 Views: 30,214
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Planet Dinosaur: Lost World

Planet Dinosaur: Lost World

From the deadliest killers to the biggest and strangest beasts, Planet Dinosaur brings to life a ...

6.7 Views: 30,291
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Code Breakers

Code Breakers

Code Breakers is the behind-the-scenes story of how these secret languages dramatically changed t...

7.8 Views: 30,443
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The Story Of Ireland

The Story Of Ireland

The Story of Ireland - a groundbreaking new series presented by Fergal Keane about the history of...

6.7 Views: 30,767
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The Silk Road - An Ancient World of Adventure

The Silk Road - An Ancient World of Adventure

The Silk Road or Silk Route refers to a network of interlinking trade routes across the Afro-Eura...

7.4 Views: 30,775
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Third Reich - The Rise and Fall

Third Reich - The Rise and Fall

Third Reich: The Rise and Fall uncovers familiar anecdotes and fascinating details about the peop...

5.3 Views: 31,096
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Unit 731: Nightmare in Manchuria

Unit 731: Nightmare in Manchuria

Features the terrible story behind WWII Unit 731, a japanese military base located in the puppet ...

8.9 Views: 31,101
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1421 - The Year China Discovered America?

1421 - The Year China Discovered America?

This fascinating documentary examines the mystery surrounding the sailing exploits of the legenda...

7.7 Views: 31,241
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Prehistoric Monsters Revealed

Prehistoric Monsters Revealed

While presenting various lesser-known prehistoric giant creatures, various paleontologists explai...

7.4 Views: 31,560
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The Crucified Soldier

The Crucified Soldier

This extraordinary film chronicles the mysterious events of the 24 April 1915, when rumours start...

9.0 Views: 31,851
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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: 32,871
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912 Days of the Warsaw Ghetto

912 Days of the Warsaw Ghetto

This film was created for the Jewish Historical Institute as part of its permanent exhibit on the...

8.2 Views: 32,938
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