History Documentaries

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Passage To The Maya Underworld

Passage To The Maya Underworld

The Maya of Central America were the greatest pyramid builders of the ancient world. The Egyptian...

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Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire - Rebellion and Betrayal

Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire - Rebellion and Betrayal

Rebellion and BetrayalIt is 162 AD. Marcus Aurelius inherits the empire at its peak. Peace and pr...

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Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire - The Barbarian General

Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire - The Barbarian General

By the end of the fourth century, Romans and barbarians live together uneasily in the empire, a s...

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History of Convict Australia

History of Convict Australia

History of Convict Australia - DocumentaryExplore the history of New South Wales, and the convict...

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Mountain Men: The Ghosts of K2

Mountain Men: The Ghosts of K2

It will be 60 years next year since it was first climbed so what better way to remind ourselves h...

7.3 Views: 6,429
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Hatshepsut: Secrets of Egypt's Lost Queen

Hatshepsut: Secrets of Egypt's Lost Queen

Deep beneath the sands of Egypt's fabled Valley of the Kings lay the anonymous remains of one of ...

7.6 Views: 6,081
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A History of Britain: The Empire of Good Intentions

A History of Britain: The Empire of Good Intentions

Empire of Good Intentions - Simon Schama investigates how the noble ideals behind the British Emp...

7.1 Views: 5,645
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Apollo 11: The Untold Story

Apollo 11: The Untold Story

Apollo 11: The Untold Story - History DocumentaryWhen Neil Armstrong first set foot on the moon i...

5.5 Views: 5,592
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The Roman Empire: Letters From The Roman Front

The Roman Empire: Letters From The Roman Front

In the Scottish Highlands of 84 AD, the impressive, armour-clad armies of Imperial Rome lay waste...

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After Life: The Strange Science Of Decay

After Life: The Strange Science Of Decay

If you have ever wondered what would happen in your own home if you were taken away and everythin...

7.7 Views: 4,665
Science

Rome: Power & Glory: Cult Of Order

Rome: Power & Glory: Cult Of Order

Rome fashioned a cultural template that resonates today in Western art, architecture, medicine an...

7.0 Views: 4,536
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Metalworks: The Knight's Tale

Metalworks: The Knight's Tale

Art historian and curator Tobias Capwell celebrates the great age of armour. Referencing the unst...

8.3 Views: 3,619
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War and Civilization: First Blood

War and Civilization: First Blood

Greek Phalanx Warfare , Alexander the GreatThe origins of war are explored, culminating in the Gr...

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War and Civilization: Horse Warriors

War and Civilization: Horse Warriors

Based on the lifetime's work of leading military historian John Keegan and narrated by Walter Cro...

6.7 Views: 2,683
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Time Travellers: The Search For Neanderthal

Time Travellers: The Search For Neanderthal

In 1856, workmen in a cave in the Neander valley near Dussseldorf, Germany, unearthed a human ske...

7.0 Views: 2,642
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History Of Ireland: Age Of Conquest

History Of Ireland: Age Of Conquest

The Story of Ireland is a clear-eyed and expansive view of the history of the island and its peop...

7.4 Views: 3,617
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