1951 Korea

Join hosts Peter and Dan Snow for a look at the decisive conflicts of the 20th century. The intricacies of these crucial battlesstrategies, weapons,...

The Mongols

They were the dreaded forces on the fringes of civilizationthe bloodthirsty warriors who defied the Roman legions and terrorized the people of Europe. They...

China West Meets East at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is home to the finest collection of Chinese masterpieces of any museum outside of China....

Episode 1 Age of Hope 1900

A departure from other documentaries that observe history as the actions of great men People's Century considers the Century from the view of common...

Episode 3 Killing Space

Controversial historian Professor Niall Ferguson argues that in the last century there were not in fact two World Wars and a Cold Warbut a...

Scotland’s Forgotten War

60 years after the Korean WarJackie Bird investigates why one of the biggest conflicts of the 20th century has slipped from public memory. The...

1968 Vietnam

Join hosts Peter and Dan Snow for a look at the decisive conflicts of the 20th century. The intricacies of these crucial battlesstrategies, weapons,...

Ho Chi Minh Vietnam’s Enigma

North Vietnamese communist politicianprime minister 1954-55, and president 1954-69. Having trained in Moscow shortly after the Russian Revolution, he headed the communist Vietminh from...

221 B.C. The Great Wall of China

Each turning point in history has behind it a story and a set of principal characters whose dilemmas and conflicts form its dramatic coreand...

Episode 10 Total War 1939

A departure from other documentaries that observe history as the actions of great men People's Century considers the Century from the view of common...