Immerse yourself in a world of chivalric quests, heroic monarchs and learn the history behind the events of the Medieval times.
- 4 episodes
Crusading knights and Ottoman armies battle for control of four of the medieval world’s greatest fortresses.
- 6 episodes
Homicide detective Rod Demery and scientist Professor Turi King investigate history’s most intriguing murders to find long-lost killers.
The first woman who made history in Western civilization, who believed she had a divine mission and saved France during the dark days of the Hundred Years War, was a girl from a simple background who defied all the institutions of the day.
In the Middle Ages, the technology of the castle evolved by leaps and bounds. Engineers constructed some of the most spectacular buildings of all time in a dramatic arms- race. At the same time, new weapons designed to attack castles came to the fore.
- 3 episodes
Built at strategic points, and fitted with impressive fortifications, fortresses are thought to be impenetrable.
The Freemasons are probably the secret brotherhood with the most members. Their fundamental ideals are, according to them, liberty, equality, fraternity, tolerance, and humanity. However, others say that this secret society has very different goals, namely political power.
When Martin Luther nailed his 95 ‘points for discussion’ to Wittenberg’s Castle Church, his quiet life exploded into international confrontation, an argument with the Pope, and ultimately, the Protestant Reformation.