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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Unforgotten: Twenty-Five Years After Willowbrook

Unforgotten: Twenty-Five Years After Willowbrook

"Unforgotten" is a critically acclaimed, award-winning documentary that examines the impact of th...

7.8 Views: 80,517
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Britain BC: Rise and Fall of the Druids

Britain BC: Rise and Fall of the Druids

Britain BC: Life in Britain and Ireland Before the RomansTraditionally, British history has been ...

5.5 Views: 59,335
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Planet Egypt: Pharaohs at War

Planet Egypt: Pharaohs at War

For centuries the Pharaohs managed to shield Egypt from the outside world. But in the second mill...

7.5 Views: 56,590
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Greatest Tank Battles: The Battle for the Hochwald Gap

Greatest Tank Battles: The Battle for the Hochwald Gap

In February 1945, the First Canadian Army launches an attack to cross the Rhine and enter the Ger...

8.3 Views: 56,435
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Time Travellers: Clash Of The Maya Kings

Time Travellers: Clash Of The Maya Kings

Maya kings were the centers of power for the Maya civilization. Each Maya city-state was controll...

3.4 Views: 55,677
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Escaping Slavery: Life Inside North Korea

Escaping Slavery: Life Inside North Korea

Escaping Slavery: Life Inside North Korea - Documentary Channel North Korea, is a country in East...

3.6 Views: 45,962
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The Lost Book of Archimedes : Documentary on the Lost Manuscript of the Mathematical Genius

The Lost Book of Archimedes : Documentary on the Lost Manuscript of the Mathematical Genius

The Lost Book of Archimedes : Documentary on the Lost Manuscript of the Mathematical Genius. ...

9.3 Views: 43,242
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Scariest & Deadliest Incidents In Space

Scariest & Deadliest Incidents In Space

In charting the mysterious expanse of space, both men and women pioneers risked their lives to fu...

4.5 Views: 41,327
History

A People's History Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

A People's History Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

British people - and many others across the world - have been brought up on the idea of three squ...

7.0 Views: 35,957
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The Conquerors: Cortes: Conquerer of Mexico

The Conquerors: Cortes: Conquerer of Mexico

He is one of the greatest conquerors in history, and among the most brutal. Hernan Cortes' thirst...

7.8 Views: 35,725
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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: 32,475
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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: 32,456
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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: 31,376
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Prehistoric Monsters Revealed

Prehistoric Monsters Revealed

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

7.4 Views: 31,189
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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: 30,956
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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...

7.6 Views: 30,738
History