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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Royal Deaths & Diseases: Living By The Sword

Royal Deaths & Diseases: Living By The Sword

Extraordinary royal war injuries, including Richard the Lionheart, hit by a crossbow bolt, and He...

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Who Carved These Incredible Structures In The Desert?

Who Carved These Incredible Structures In The Desert?

How can an entire mountainside become a massive building? The nearly 150 feet high Caverns of Pet...

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Around the World by Airplane

Around the World by Airplane

In 1924, eight Army airmen set off to be the first humans to circle the globe by air. This silent...

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Hitler's Propaganda Machine: Building The Brand

Hitler's Propaganda Machine: Building The Brand

The use of propaganda in Hitler's Nazi regime. The first episode examines the Fuehrer's fascinati...

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The Minotaur's Island

The Minotaur's Island

The mysterious island of Crete has always loomed large in imagination, as the home of the Minotau...

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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...

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Biography of the life of Peter the Great Emperor of Russia

Biography of the life of Peter the Great Emperor of Russia

Peter the Great Documentary. A biographical documentary on the life of Peter the Great, from his ...

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The Real Story of Halloween

The Real Story of Halloween

Halloween is an annual holiday, celebrated each year on October 31, that has roots in age-old Eur...

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Berlin – Metropolis of Crime 1918 – 33 (1)

Berlin – Metropolis of Crime 1918 – 33 (1)

Early 1919: WWI is over, misery and poverty dominate Berlin. A perfect breeding ground for crime...

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Berlin – Metropolis of Crime 1918 – 33 (2)

Berlin – Metropolis of Crime 1918 – 33 (2)

Berlin during the ‘Golden Twenties’ was regarded as the most modern metropolis in Europe. People ...

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