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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Ancient Warriors: The Highlanders

Ancient Warriors: The Highlanders

Savage, brutal, and independant, the Highlanders saw the king of England as a distant figure inde...

8.0 Views: 9,065
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Scotland's Clans: Clan Leslie For God and Glory

Scotland's Clans: Clan Leslie For God and Glory

From as early as the Crusades the Leslies made their name as warriors. Many left Scotland seeking...

10.0 Views: 6,687
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The Armenian Tragedy

The Armenian Tragedy

Exactly one century ago, a crime against humanity took place in what was then the Ottoman Empire....

4.7 Views: 6,872
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Planet of the Apemen: Battle for Earth: Neanderthal

Planet of the Apemen: Battle for Earth: Neanderthal

This episode is set 35,000 years ago and depicts Homo sapiens's encounter with Homo neanderthalen...

7.2 Views: 8,013
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Enigma Of The Etruscans

Enigma Of The Etruscans

Lost Worlds sheds fresh light on Western Europe's first great civilisation. The Etruscans are an ...

6.9 Views: 10,085
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The Romantics: Liberty

The Romantics: Liberty

Peter Ackroyd reveals how the radical ideas of liberty that inspired the French Revolution opened...

6.0 Views: 4,766
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Ancient Egypt: Deities And Demons

Ancient Egypt: Deities And Demons

Egyptian deities have a dual personality - both good and bad - and this is a testament to the Egy...

8.3 Views: 6,913
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Secrets of Leadership: Hitler

Secrets of Leadership: Hitler

Dr Andrew Roberts offers a personal analysis of the skills and strategies used by Hitler to win s...

5.7 Views: 7,590
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The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs: Velociraptor

The Truth About Killer Dinosaurs: Velociraptor

Bill Oddie tracks down the real raptor to find out if it had feathers. Not only did the two-legge...

10.0 Views: 5,917
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Top Secrets of the Vikings Sword

Top Secrets of the Vikings Sword

The Viking sword was a weapon of the Viking Age and main type of sword used in Europe during the ...

6.0 Views: 5,383
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Forgotten Empires: The Hittite Kingdom

Forgotten Empires: The Hittite Kingdom

A momentous battle is fought between the two super powers of the day: on one side is the Egyptian...

8.5 Views: 5,509
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Egypt Uncovered: Chaos and Kings

Egypt Uncovered: Chaos and Kings

Chaos and Kings, Pt. 1 seeks out an understanding of the ancient civilization, tracing back to ea...

5.9 Views: 6,612
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Nazi Underworld: Nazi Gold

Nazi Underworld: Nazi Gold

In the last weeks of the Third Reich, rumours swirl of an incredible last retreat in the Alps. Wa...

8.5 Views: 6,794
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Secrets Of The Taj Mahal

Secrets Of The Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal: Symbol of India, architectural jewel, and monument to a grand passion. Built in th...

6.9 Views: 6,069
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How it Was: Shooting of Ronald Reagan

How it Was: Shooting of Ronald Reagan

On March 30,1981 a mentally disturbed drifter named John Warnock Hinckley attempted to assassinat...

9.0 Views: 3,993
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Kings and Queens of England 1: Normans to Magna Carta

Kings and Queens of England 1: Normans to Magna Carta

Journey through England's 1066 to 1216 as this programme studies the Normans, covering historical...

7.6 Views: 6,452
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