History Documentaries

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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...

8.5 Views: 3,114
History

7 Deadly Sins: Anger

7 Deadly Sins: Anger

The sin of anger is the sin that kills. The prophet Moses was prone to fits of rage. The mythic w...

8.7 Views: 3,104
History

Decisions That Shook The World

Decisions That Shook The World

Every President of the United States takes an oath to preserve, protect and defend the nation the...

4.5 Views: 3,009
Politics

American History in HD: Westward

American History in HD: Westward

In 1803, President Thomas Jefferson purchased the territory of Louisiana from the French governme...

6.0 Views: 2,992
History

Nubia - Lost Kingdom of Africa

Nubia - Lost Kingdom of Africa

The African continent is home to nearly a billion people. It has an incredible diversity of commu...

5.3 Views: 2,921
History

New Sumerian Artifacts. The Forgotten History of Sumer

New Sumerian Artifacts. The Forgotten History of Sumer

This new documentary studies the very first historical records we have, the cuneiform tablets, th...

6.3 Views: 2,892
History

Edgar Cayce the World's Most Mysterious Man

Edgar Cayce the World's Most Mysterious Man

While in a trance state, Edgar Cayce's ability to peer into the past and future with uncanny psyc...

Views: 2,790
Biography

A History Of Britain: Revolutions

A History Of Britain: Revolutions

Simon Schama's acclaimed series spans fifteen programmes, chronicling a nation's tale from the Ir...

10.0 Views: 2,786
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: 2,729
History

Great Siege of Malta 1565 - Ottoman Wars

Great Siege of Malta 1565 - Ottoman Wars

Our animated historical documentary series on the Ottoman history continues with the famous Great...

Views: 2,686
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: 2,654
History

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...

9.0 Views: 2,636
History

The Pendle Witch Child

The Pendle Witch Child

This is an extraordinary story of the most disturbing witch trial in British history and the key ...

8.0 Views: 2,608
Mystery

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: 2,534
History

The Worst Jobs in History: Dark Ages

The Worst Jobs in History: Dark Ages

Tony Robinson presents a series examining some of history's least pleasant employment opportuniti...

8.5 Views: 2,518
History

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...

5.2 Views: 2,488
History