See Also

Nelson's Caribbean Hell-hole
Nelson's Caribbean Hell-hole

Admiral Nelson may have been one of Britain's greatest maritime military figures.

Edward VIII's Murderous Mistress
Edward VIII's Murderous Mistress

This unimaginable story tells the tell of Edward VIII's love affair.

Treasures of Ancient Rome
Treasures of Ancient Rome

Critic Alastair Sooke hails Roman art in this superb three-part series.

Mummies Alive
Mummies Alive

This new and exclusive series brings the world's best-preserved mummies back to life.

Treasures of the Anglo Saxons
Treasures of the Anglo Saxons

Dr Nina Ramirez exposes the hidden meanings behind the treasure of the Anglo Saxons.

Last Days of Anne Boleyn
Last Days of Anne Boleyn

In 1536 Anne Boleyn became the first British Queen to be executed.

The Pharaoh's Lost City
The Pharaoh's Lost City

Archaeologist Barry Kemp's discovers secrets of the lost metropolis of Amarna.

Pompeii - The Mystery Of The Frozen People In Time
Pompeii - The Mystery Of The Frozen People In Time

A remarkable film deconstructing the famous volcanic disaster of 79AD.

The Mystery of Rome's X Tomb
The Mystery of Rome's X Tomb

Historian Dr Michael Scott excavates a recently found tomb in the catacombs of Rome.

Cleopatra: Portrait of a Killer
Cleopatra: Portrait of a Killer

Queen of Ancient Egypt, Cleopatra was a ruthless political schemer.

Empire
Empire

Set in 44 BC Rome, Empire is centred around young Octavius (Santiago Cabrera).

Henry VII: Winter King
Henry VII: Winter King

Author Thomas Penn unravels the mysteries behind the life and death of Henry VII.

Ancient Black Ops
Ancient Black Ops

From Ancient Greece to the frozen North, rulers have always needed their elite troops.

The Sixties
The Sixties

The Sixties is a new 10-part series charting a decade of massive change and upheaval.

Vikings
Vikings

Neil Oliver's exhilarating quest to study the truth behind the axe-wielding Vikings.

Rome's Lost Empire
Rome's Lost Empire

Dan Snow and Sarah Parcak set out to track down lost cities, amphitheatres and forts.

A History of Ancient Britain
A History of Ancient Britain

Neil Oliver presents this show about the history of ancient Britain.

Andrew Marr's History Of The World
Andrew Marr's History Of The World

Andrew Marr looks back at over 70,000 years of world history.

Skippy: Australia's First Superstar
Skippy: Australia's First Superstar

Australia's First Superstar is a documentary about Australia's most cherished kangaroo.

Alexander's Lost World
Alexander's Lost World

David Adams explores the 1500-mile course of the River Oxus through Afghanistan and Asia.

Raiders of the Lost Past
Raiders of the Lost Past

Amazing real-life treasure-hunting adventures.

Atlantis - End Of A World Birth Of A Legend
Atlantis - End Of A World Birth Of A Legend

Docudrama depicting the rise and fall of one of histories greatest cities - Atlantis.

Meet the Romans with Mary Beard
Meet the Romans with Mary Beard

Mary Beard asks not what the Romans did for us, but what the Empire did for Rome.

Forbidden History
Forbidden History

Jamie Theakston uncovers the truth behind myths conspiracy theories and ancient treasures.

Decoding the World's First Computer
Decoding the World's First Computer

How a group of scientists attempt to uncover the mysteries of the Antikythera Mechanism.

Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire
Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire

Yesterday delves deep into the past to explore some of the world's most ancient cultures.