Episode 1 The Speed Merchant

What the Victorians Did for Us examines the impact of the Victorian era on modern society. It concentrates primarily on the scientific and social...

Episode 9 This Land is Our Land

Ten thought - provoking episodes bring a fresh perspective to Scotland's past and challenges many of the perceived notions of Scottish history. Using the...

Curious About Cuba The Great Museums of Havana

Curious About Cuba documentary shows a side of the island nation that we seldom hear about: Cuba's art history, and culture. Despite Cuba's overwhelming...

Episode 3 Bell Rock Lighthouse

The period of over 125 years from the beginning of the 19th century saw the creation of some of the world's most remarkable feats...

Bethlehem Steel The People Who Built America

You'll find it in the magnificent Golden Gate Bridgethe stately U.S. Supreme Court building, New York City's legendary skyline and the vivid memories of...

Dinosaur Wars

In the late 19th centurypaleontologists Edward Cope and O.C. Marsh uncovered the remains of hundreds of prehistoric animals in the American West, including dozens...

New Orleans A Living Museum of Music

An intimate look at the traditions associated with New Orleans music and the preservation of those traditions through the work of local musicians and...

Episode 4 The Sewer King

The period of over 125 years from the beginning of the 19th century saw the creation of some of the world's most remarkable feats...

Gladstone & Disraeli Clash of the Titans

An engrossing portrait of two of the 19th century's greatest politicians and Prime MinistersWilliam Gladstone and Benjamin Disraeli, and their struggle to outdo each...

Episode 20 The Sioux Warriors of the Plains

Each half hour episode looks at a major fighting people or force and charts the reasons for their rise to dominance and subsequent fall....