History Documentaries

We have 133 documentaries tagged as history available for you to consume.

Page: 3 of 6 (96 docos)

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: 6,414
History

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: 6,060
History

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: 5,619
History

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: 5,574
History

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...

6.9 Views: 3,507
History

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: 4,636
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: 4,516
History

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: 3,603
History

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...

5.8 Views: 2,500
History

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: 2,653
History

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: 2,624
History

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: 3,603
History

The Other Pompeii: Life and Death in Herculaneum

The Other Pompeii: Life and Death in Herculaneum

Professor Andrew Wallace-Hadrill presents a documentary following the scientific investigation th...

7.4 Views: 3,714
History

Pompeii: A Mystery of People Frozen in Time

Pompeii: A Mystery of People Frozen in Time

A compilation of short science films reveals how the victims of Pompeii died in AD79. In AD79 ...

6.4 Views: 6,280
History

The Sword

The Sword

Full Documentary on the History of Swords. From ancient times to Hollywood, the sword has represe...

6.8 Views: 3,744
History

Digging For The Truth: Mystery of the Anasazi

Digging For The Truth: Mystery of the Anasazi

In the American Southwest, there is no more puzzling mystery than the magnificent stone cliff dwe...

4.8 Views: 19,689
History