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Vietnam in HD

Vietnam in HD logoIt's not the war you know. It's the war they fought. Two years after the release of its landmark Emmy-winning series WWII in HD, HISTORY shifts its focus to a new generation and one of the most controversial chapters in American history, the Vietnam War. Vietnam in HD will immerse viewers in the sights, the sounds and the stories of the Vietnam War as it has never before been seen. Thousands of hours of uncensored footage--much of it shot by soldiers in action--will detail every critical chapter of the conflict. The war will unfold onscreen through the gripping firsthand accounts of 13 brave men and women who were forever changed by their experience in Vietnam. Viewers will meet Karl Marlantes, a Marine whose unit saw some of the fiercest fighting of the war, and whose 2010 novel Matter...

Vikings

Vikings logoVikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods, legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors.

Warriors

Warriors logoWarriors goes inside the culture of the most famous warriors of all time to explore their weaponry, tactics, training and, ultimately, their psyche. Every episode tells the dramatic story of one of the world's iconic warrior groups--Vikings, Spartans, Barbarians, Samurai--including the rituals, technology and strategy that made them so mighty. Warriors is hosted by Terry Schappert, a Green Beret and 17-year veteran currently serving in the US Special Forces. He delves deep into the mindset of a warrior, revealing what made these individuals rise above others to lead, to fight and sometimes to die. Each Warriors episode also explores a climactic battle that showcases the warrior's strengths, weaknesses and life-and-death struggle. From Zulus to English Knights to Hawaiians, Terry is fully...

We're The Fugawis

We're The Fugawis logoThe misadventures of an upstate New York motorcycle club comprised of life-long best friends.

Wild West Tech

Wild West Tech logoWild West Tech (new episodes produced from 2003–2005) was a program that aired on The History Channel in the United States. The show was originally hosted by Keith Carradine (2003–2004), but his brother, David Carradine took over hosting duties for season 2 and subsequent seasons. The show illustrated a variety of technologies used in the Wild West, and featured interviews with numerous Western historians, as well as re-created versions of important events in Western history.

World War 2 in High Definition

World War 2 in High Definition logoWWII in HD is the first-ever World War II documentary presented in full, immersive HD color. Culled from thousands of hours of lost and rare color archival footage gathered from a worldwide search through basements and archives, WWII in HD will change the way the world sees this defining conflict. Using footage never before seen by most Americans--converted to HD for unprecedented clarity--viewers will experience the war as if they were actually there, surrounded by the real sights and sounds of the battlefields. Along the way they'll meet a diverse group of soldiers whose wartime diaries and journals show in visceral detail what the war was really like. This visually astonishing landmark series presents the story of World War II through the eyes of 12 Americans who experienced the war fi...

World War II The War in the Pacific

World War II The War in the Pacific logoFrom the skies of Pearl Harbor to the sands of Iwo Jima, relive the drama and intensity of history's greatest conflict in World War II: War in the Pacific. The exraordinary collection is the most complete account of Workd War II's Pacific Theater ever created. Combining graphic combat footage and expert commentary, it's a commanding view of the battles and strategy, the men and machines and the horror and heroism that marked this epic conflict.

Worlds Most Extreme Airports

Worlds Most Extreme Airports logoFeature-length documentary highlighting the treacherous conditions that airlines face as they navigate the world's most dangerous airports.

WWII: The Lost Color Archives

WWII: The Lost Color Archives logoWorld War II has been seen as a black and white war... until now! The scenes are authentic. The color is real. In the 1980s determined researchers began scouring the world for color film shot during World War II, and the result of their quest is spectacular. Seeing the war through the ubiquitous black-and-white footage has always made the experience somewhat distant, but in clear, crisp color, the enormity of the war and its horrors is startling and dramatic. Films of Nazi rallies are all the more disturbing; a viewer seeing the scene in color realizes the massive crowds saluting Hitler are no longer gray and faceless masses, but gatherings of well- dressed civilians. Color combat footage, from across Europe and the Pacific, is frighteningly immediate, and some of it, showing the wounded,...

Zero Hour

Zero Hour logoThis dynamic original series dramatizes the final hour leading up to several pivotal historical events, tracking happenings as they unfold, minute by minute. Using a real-time clock and a split-screen to follow key players, the series reveals the chilling lead-up to events that changed the world including the Chernobyl nuclear meltdown, 9/11 and the Columbine shooting.
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