Relive the splendour of a bygone era on Medieval month with Medieval Lives: Birth, Marriage, Death . Mark the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo with Waterloo: The Last Battle and Aftermath of Waterloo. Plus commemorate the 71st anniversary of the D-Day landings in WW2 with America’s Secret D-Day Disaster.
Henry's accession to the throne in 1509 was greeted with wild rejoicing. Tall, athletic, and handsome, he filled the nation with hope. However, by his death 38 years later, he had earned the reputation of a tyrannical and ruthless monarch. How did the one turn into the other?
Trace how the seeds of Nazi Germany first took hold in the 1930's and grew until it finally consumed Germany and almost all the world in an avalanche of destruction.
Ruling Britain for over 300 years from 1603 to 1714, the Stuart monarchs have often been branded as merciless tyrants who stood in the way of progress. But learn how the Stuart monarchs helped establish and decide what the state of Great Britain would look like and how their impact on the country can still be felt today.
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