World Documentaries

We have 813 documentaries tagged as world available for you to consume.

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Crash Course - World History - The Persians and Greeks

Crash Course - World History - The Persians and Greeks

In which John compares and contrasts Greek civilization and the Persian Empire. Of course we're g...

6.6 Views: 6,211
History

Egypt's Golden Empire - Pharaohs of the Sun

Egypt's Golden Empire - Pharaohs of the Sun

Over 3,500 years ago, Rome was no more than a soggy marsh and the Acropolis was just an empty roc...

6.5 Views: 6,018
History

Filthy Cities - Industrial New York

Filthy Cities - Industrial New York

Dan Snow experiences what New York was like at the height of the Industrial Revolution. Millions ...

6.6 Views: 4,290
History

In Search of Myths and Heroes - King Arthur

In Search of Myths and Heroes - King Arthur

Watch the four myths that inspired Michael Wood to embark on his journey: The Queen of Sheba, the...

8.0 Views: 6,404
History

Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Return of the Barbarians

Japan - Memoirs of a Secret Empire - The Return of the Barbarians

Commanding shoguns and fierce samurai warriors, exotic geisha and exquisite artisans - all were p...

7.0 Views: 4,643
History

Shake The World (Zhen Han)

Shake The World (Zhen Han)

This is a true story that occured in 1999 in Shijazhuang City of Hebei Province, China. It is a t...

5.5 Views: 2,952
History

Terry Jones' Medieval Lives - Philosopher

Terry Jones' Medieval Lives - Philosopher

Medieval Lives...Knights in shining armor, damsels in distress, pious monks...Nonsense. The Middl...

8.2 Views: 5,566
History

Terry Jones' Medieval Lives - King

Terry Jones' Medieval Lives - King

Medieval Lives...Knights in shining armor, damsels in distress, pious monks...Nonsense. The Middl...

7.3 Views: 6,439
History

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - Alexandria The Greatest City

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - Alexandria The Greatest City

Three cities dominated the ancient world: Athens, Rome and a third, now almost forgotten. It lies...

5.6 Views: 5,545
History

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - The Minoans

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - The Minoans

In this fascinating feature-length documentary historian Bettany Hughes continues her history of ...

9.0 Views: 6,972
History

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - The Spartans

The Ancient World with Bettany Hughes - The Spartans

Bettany Hughes chronicles the rise and fall of one of the most extreme civilisations the world ha...

8.7 Views: 10,024
History

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Atilla the Hun

The Most Evil Men and Women in History - Atilla the Hun

An account of Attila the Hun's reign of terror across Europe in the fifth century. This ruthless...

7.7 Views: 8,059
History

The Prize - War and Oil

The Prize - War and Oil

The untold story of World War II unfolds: how oil dictated strategy to Hitler; how lack of oil sl...

7.5 Views: 6,341
History

The Prize - The Tinderbox

The Prize - The Tinderbox

Relive two decades of upheaval that shook the world as power shifted, and nations and companies j...

5.2 Views: 2,440
Politics

The Silk Road - Two Roads to the Pamirs

The Silk Road - Two Roads to the Pamirs

Enter the oasis town of Kashgar in time to celebrate the end of Ramadan, the Muslim month of fast...

7.3 Views: 4,783
History

Tunisian Victory

Tunisian Victory

Tunisian Victory is an Anglo-American propaganda film about the victories in the North Africa Cam...

6.8 Views: 3,929
History