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    • Programmes (48)
    • 42 Ways to Kill Hitler
    • 42 Ways to Kill Hitler
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    • History
      Adolf Hitler is perhaps the most feared and despised man of the 20th century. Not surprisingly, there were over 40 documented attempts on Hitler’s l...
    • Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
    • Alcatraz: Defying the Rock
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    • History
      The worst of the worst, the toughest of the tough: kidnappers, bank robbers, murderers, all called ‘The Rock’ home.  Watch the story of the incre...
    • Alcatraz: Living Hell
    • Alcatraz: Living Hell
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    • History
      Alcatraz was the country’s first maximum security penitentiary, holding infamous gangsters and cons like Al Capone, Machine Gun Kelly, “The Birdma...
    • America's Hangar
    • America's Hangar
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    • History
      The entire history of aviation is captured under one massive roof at The Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center. This Hangar contains a mind-boggling ...
    • America's Treasures
    • America's Treasures
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    • History
      America’s Treasures is inspired by the National Museum of American History’s special exhibit of 150 of the most unique objects in the Smithsonian...
    • Arlington: A Call to Honor
    • Arlington: A Call to Honor
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    • History
      All graveyards tell stories, but few can talk to the living like Arlington. It’s here that America buries its war dead, from the Revolutionary War t...
    • Beneath Alcatraz
    • Beneath Alcatraz
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    • History
      June 11, 1962... Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary. In the still of the night three prisoners – Frank Lee Morris, Clarence Anglin, and John Anglin – d...
    • Bombs, Bullets & Fraud
    • Bombs, Bullets & Fraud
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    • History
      America’s oldest law enforcement agency operates at the cutting edge of electronic crime fighting. The Postal Inspection Service’s best known triu...
    • Chasing History Home
    • Chasing History Home
    • History
      Chasing History Home gives viewers an insider’s look into the homes of legendary Americans. Each episode delivers the compelling stories of thes...
    • Children of Waco
    • Children of Waco
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    • History
      Waco, Texas, 1993. The fire that ended the infamous 51-day siege, held between the ‘Branch Davidians’ and the US government, killed at least 74 pe...
    • China Rising
    • China Rising
    • History
      From the glamorous Shanghai of the 1920’s to the birth of the Chinese Communist Party in the north and to the bloody dramas of the Cultural Revo...
    • Conquistadors
    • Conquistadors
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    • History
      Conquistadors tells the tale of the fateful years when the Spanish Empire overwhelmed two of the greatest civilisations the world has known: the Aztec...
    • Deep Wreck Mysteries
    • Deep Wreck Mysteries
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      For the first time ever underwater detectives uncover wartime mysteries that until now were too difficult to find. Using innovative equipment they sho...
    • Emperor of the Seas
    • Emperor of the Seas
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    • History
      In 1405, 87 years before Christopher Columbus landed in America, a Muslim eunuch, Admiral Zheng He, led a fleet of 30,000 sailors on a voyage half way...
    • Extreme Treasures
    • Extreme Treasures
    • History
      This fascinating series examines some of the world's most sort-after and valuable treasures. From Vermeer's most famous painting to a $110 million co...
    • Hidden Armor, Found Treasures
    • Hidden Armor, Found Treasures
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    • History
      It could be in a closet, the attic, or right in front of you. It could be a photo, a piece of clothing, a strange tool, or a weapon. Imagine discoveri...
    • Into the Rising Sun
    • Into the Rising Sun
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    • History
      While Christopher Columbus charted a route West from Europe, there was another set of adventurers whose exploits were at least as influential. Part hi...
    • Men Who Brought the Dawn
    • Men Who Brought the Dawn
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    • History
      Much has been written about the destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki following the use of atomic bombs and the effect of the attack on civilian life ...