History

History
Show:
Sort By:

14 - 18 - The Noise And The Fury DVD

French documentary about the First World War. Told almost entirely through colourised and restored archive footage, the film is based around the first-hand testimonies of frontline soldiers and also includes commentary from expert historians...

£6.99
Ex Tax: £5.83
DVD

A Year to Remember 1954 DVD

A Year to Remember, the classic series that recalls the definitive events of the twentieth century, compiles contemporary news coverage drawn from the world-famous BBC and British Pathé archives. This programme details not only the major political issues that dominated the day, but also key social changes and cultural trends. This hour-long episode chronicles that remarkable year, 1954. This was the year in which colonial power took a b..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

A Year to Remember 1959 DVD

A Year to Remember, the classic series that recalls the definitive events of the twentieth century, compiles contemporary news coverage drawn from the world-famous BBC and British Pathé archives. This programme details not only the major political issues that dominated the day, but also key social changes and cultural trends. This hour-long episode chronicles that remarkable year, 1959. This was the year in which Fidel Castro s revoluti..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

A Year to Remember 1969 DVD

A Year to Remember, the classic series that recalls the definitive events of the twentieth century, compiles contemporary news coverage drawn from the world-famous BBC and British Pathé archives. This programme details not only the major political issues that dominated the day, but also key social changes and cultural trends. This hour-long episode chronicles that remarkable year, 1969. This was the year that will forever be linked with..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

A Year to Remember 1979 DVD

A Year to Remember, the classic series that recalls the definitive events of the 20th century, compiles contemporary news coverage drawn from the world famous BBC and British Pathé archive. This programme details not only the major political issues that dominated the day, but also key social changes and cultural trends. This hour-long episode chronicles that remarkable year, 1979. This eventful year sees a dramatic change in leadership ..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

Ancient Egypt - Life & Death In The Valley Of The Kings DVD

Egyptologist Dr Joann Fletcher presents this in-depth look at day-to-day life in ancient Egypt...

£13.49
Ex Tax: £11.24
DVD

Auschwitz - The Nazis & The Final Solution DVD

60 years after liberation, the astonishing story of the most horrific single place on the planet is finally unveiled.... AUSCHWITZ THE NAZIS & THE FINAL SOLUTION This is the definitive screen history of the evolution of Auschwitz, how it fitted into the Nazis' plan for the conquest of the East and how scarcely a country in Europe was untouched by its existence. Recognising the horror is not enough. this series reveals how and why the Na..

£7.49
Ex Tax: £6.24
DVD

Battle Over Normandy DVD

VIDEO - Battle Over Normandy DVD..

£5.99
Ex Tax: £4.99
DVD

Civilisation - The Complete Series Blu-Ray

In 1966 BBC Television embarked on its most ambitious documentary series to date. The eminent art historian Lord Clark was commissioned to write and present an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considered to be the crucial phases of its development. Civilisation: A Personal View by Lord Clark would be more than two years in the making, with filming in over 100 locations across 13 countries. The lavish series..

£20.99
Ex Tax: £17.49
Blu-Ray

Civilisation - The Complete Series DVD

In 1966 BBC Television embarked on its most ambitious documentary series to date. The eminent art historian Lord Clark was commissioned to write and present an epic examination of Western European culture, defining what he considered to be the crucial phases of its development. Civilisation: A Personal View by Lord Clark would be more than two years in the making, with filming in over 100 locations across 13 countries. The lavish series..

£17.99
Ex Tax: £14.99
DVD

Iwo Jima In Colour - Assault On Iwo Jima / Hell’s Volcano DVD

Two History Channel programmes about the World War II battle of Iwo Jima: 'Assault on Iwo Jima' and 'Hell's Volcano'...

£14.99
Ex Tax: £12.49
DVD

Napoleon DVD

Historian Andrew Roberts presents this three-part series documenting the life story of Napoleon Bonaparte. Using personal letters written by Napoleon's own hand, the series follows the commander's life from his early days in the Corsican Army to his receipt of the crown as the King of Italy through to the Battle of Waterloo...

£18.49
Ex Tax: £15.41
DVD

Queen Elizabeth II - The Diamond Celebration Blu-Ray

For sixty years Queen Elizabeth II has reigned over Great Britain and the Commonwealth. To commemorate her Diamond Jubilee in 2012, this major new 90 minute documentary recounts the life and times of this remarkable woman. Much of the Queen's film archive of her days as a young Princess, her coronation, and her early days as Queen have been scanned into High Definition for the first ever time. Queen Elizabeth II The Diamond Celebration ..

£6.49
Ex Tax: £5.41
Blu-Ray

Tales From The Green Valley DVD

Turning the clock back over 400 years, five archaeologists and historians take on the challenge of running a farm for a year, as it was when King James 1 ruled the land. Working without electricity, refrigeration, mains water, tractors or chemical pesticides, the group live off the land, eating the food they grow and wearing the clothes they create. They cope with a plethora of natural challenges - with 400-year-old manuals as their sou..

£9.99
Ex Tax: £8.33
DVD

The Vietnam War - Ken Burns & Lynn Novick DVD

VIDEO - The Vietnam War - Ken Burns & Lynn Novick DVD..

£46.99
Ex Tax: £39.16
DVD

Titanic DVD & Bookazine Gift Set

VIDEO - Titanic DVD & Bookazine Gift Set..

£10.99
Ex Tax: £9.16
DVD

World War One Centenary Collection (9 Documentaries) DVD

VIDEO - World War One Centenary Collection (9 Documentaries) DVD..

£13.99
Ex Tax: £11.66
DVD
A History Of Ancient Britain - Celtic Britain DVD 3 to 4 Days

A History Of Ancient Britain - Celtic Britain DVD

In the second part of his fascinating series, TV historian and archaeologist Neil Oliver (Coast and A History of Scotland) tells the story of Britain, before and during the Roman occupation. The series traces the development of Britain from 1000 BC to 400 AD. It shows how a thriving Iron Age Britain became part of the Roman Empire, heralding an era of luxury for some and harsh subjugation for many; it reveals how Celtic communities surv..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD
A History Of Ancient Britain DVD 3 to 4 Days

A History Of Ancient Britain DVD

In this fascinating series, TV historian and archaeologist Neil Oliver (Coast, A History of Scotland) travels the British Isles to tell the story of the very beginnings of our land and its people. The series traces the development of Britain, from the glacial wasteland of 12,000 BC, through the glories of the Stone Age to the magnificence of international Bronze Age society - following the growth of farming and trade; the establishment ..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD
A Jubilee Tribute To The Queen By The Prince Of Wales DVD 3 to 4 Days

A Jubilee Tribute To The Queen By The Prince Of Wales DVD

VIDEO - A Jubilee Tribute To The Queen By The Prince Of Wales DVD..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

A Short History Of Ireland DVD

A superb introduction to one of the world's most magical, beautiful and historically rich countries. Although small, Ireland has made a distinctive and lasting contribution to our world. For most of its history, it has been relatively isolated and was never part of the Roman Empire. In Medieval times it was at best an autonomous region at the margin of English Royal power. Discover the treasured and haunting tapestry of events that is I..

£14.99
Ex Tax: £12.49
DVD
Alistair Cookes America DVD 3 to 4 Days

Alistair Cookes America DVD

This 1972 TV documentary series offers a personal view of the history and development of the USA by esteemed Anglo-American journalist Alistair Cooke, who died in 2004 at the age of 95 after a long and illustrious broadcasting career. Combining specially-shot and archive film with photographs, paintings and sketches, the series starts with the colonial period, continues through the revolutionary war and pioneer expansionist eras, looks ..

£16.99
Ex Tax: £14.16
DVD
Ancient Rome - The Rise And Fall Of An Empire DVD 3 to 4 Days

Ancient Rome - The Rise And Fall Of An Empire DVD

VIDEO - Ancient Rome - The Rise And Fall Of An Empire DVD..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD
Ancient Worlds DVD 3 to 4 Days

Ancient Worlds DVD

VIDEO - Ancient Worlds DVD..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD
Andrew Marrs - History Of The World DVD 3 to 4 Days

Andrew Marrs - History Of The World DVD

VIDEO - Andrew Marrs - History Of The World DVD..

£12.49
Ex Tax: £10.41
DVD
Battle Of The Somme DVD 3 to 4 Days

Battle Of The Somme DVD

VIDEO - Battle Of The Somme DVD..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

Beyond The Da Vinci Code - History Channel DVD

Documentary exploring the questions raised by author Dan Brown's bestselling novel. Were Jesus and Mary Magdelene married, and was she the mother of Jesus' descendants? Did the early Church know this, and did they deliberately supress the story? Finally, does the bloodline of Christ still exists, and is it guarded by the shadowy Priory of Scion organisation? All these questions are explored in the course of the documentary...

£9.49
Ex Tax: £7.91
DVD
Britain's Most Historic Towns - Alice Roberts DVD 3 to 4 Days

Britain's Most Historic Towns - Alice Roberts DVD

VIDEO - Britain's Most Historic Towns - Alice Roberts DVD..

£16.99
Ex Tax: £14.16
DVD
Britains Bloodiest Dynasty DVD 3 to 4 Days

Britains Bloodiest Dynasty DVD

VIDEO - Britains Bloodiest Dynasty DVD..

£13.49
Ex Tax: £11.24
DVD
Brothers In Arms - The Pals Army of WW1 DVD 3 to 4 Days

Brothers In Arms - The Pals Army of WW1 DVD

VIDEO - Brothers In Arms - The Pals Army of WW1 DVD..

£9.49
Ex Tax: £7.91
DVD

Chasing Mummies DVD

VIDEO - Chasing Mummies DVD..

£3.99
Ex Tax: £3.33
DVD

Chronicles Of A Century - Volume 1 DVD

VIDEO - Chronicles Of A Century - Volume 1 DVD..

£4.49
Ex Tax: £3.74
DVD
David Starkeys - Music And Monarchy DVD 3 to 4 Days

David Starkeys - Music And Monarchy DVD

VIDEO - David Starkeys - Music And Monarchy DVD..

£14.49
Ex Tax: £12.08
DVD
Days That Shook The World Series 1 to 3 Complete Collection DVD 3 to 4 Days

Days That Shook The World Series 1 to 3 Complete Collection DVD

VIDEO - Days That Shook The World Series 1 to 3 Complete Collection DVD..

£27.49
Ex Tax: £22.91
DVD

Diana - The Woman Inside DVD

VIDEO - Diana - The Woman Inside DVD..

£6.49
Ex Tax: £5.41
DVD
Diana - Where Now? DVD 3 to 4 Days

Diana - Where Now? DVD

VIDEO - Diana - Where Now? DVD..

£9.99
Ex Tax: £8.33
DVD
Edwardian Farm DVD 3 to 4 Days

Edwardian Farm DVD

VIDEO - Edwardian Farm DVD..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD
Fix Bayonets - The Battle For Goose Green DVD 3 to 4 Days

Fix Bayonets - The Battle For Goose Green DVD

VIDEO - Fix Bayonets - The Battle For Goose Green DVD..

£9.49
Ex Tax: £7.91
DVD
Henry VIII - Mind Of A Tyrant DVD 3 to 4 Days

Henry VIII - Mind Of A Tyrant DVD

Historian and broadcaster, Dr David Starkey, follows his acclaimed series Monarchy with this gripping portrait of England's best-known king. In 1509, Henry VIII's accession to the throne was greeted with wild rejoicing. Tall, athletic and handsome, he filled the nation with hope. Yet, by his death 38 years later, Henry VIII had earned the reputation of a tyrannical and ruthless monarch. Dr David Starkey reveals how this glamorous prince..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD
Henry VIII And His Six Wives DVD 3 to 4 Days

Henry VIII And His Six Wives DVD

VIDEO - Henry VIII And His Six Wives DVD..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD

Her Majesty Queen Elzabeth II - A Diamond Celebration DVD

VIDEO - Her Majesty Queen Elzabeth II - A Diamond Celebration DVD..

£11.49
Ex Tax: £9.58
DVD

Heroes Of World War II - Volume 3 DVD

VIDEO - Heroes Of World War II - Volume 3 DVD..

£3.99
Ex Tax: £3.33
DVD

Heroes Of World War II - Volume 5 DVD

VIDEO - Heroes Of World War II - Volume 5 DVD..

£3.99
Ex Tax: £3.33
DVD
In Search Of The Trojan War DVD 3 to 4 Days

In Search Of The Trojan War DVD

The tales of Troy and its heroes, Achilles and Hector, Paris and the famed beauty Helen have enthralled generation upon generation. But did these legendary characters really exist? Was there really a Trojan Horse or a siege of Troy? In this acclaimed series, Michael Wood, vividly evoking the period, searches for the true history behind the myths and examines some of the most exciting discoveries in archaeology. Homer's Iliad serves as M..

£7.49
Ex Tax: £6.24
DVD
In The Footsteps Of Alexander The Great DVD 3 to 4 Days

In The Footsteps Of Alexander The Great DVD

"Michael Wood is the history teacher you wish you'd had, the story-teller you'd like at your campfire" The Guardian "Alexander's is one of the great tales of history, combining as it does valour, madness, vision, obsession, triumph and disaster. Wood does it full justice, using broad sweep and minutest detail in measures that are perfectly balanced to hold the viewer." The Times. In this award-winning adventure Michael Wood embarks on a..

£7.49
Ex Tax: £6.24
DVD
Inside Hitlers War Machine - Declarations Of War DVD 3 to 4 Days

Inside Hitlers War Machine - Declarations Of War DVD

VIDEO - Inside Hitlers War Machine - Declarations Of War DVD..

£10.99
Ex Tax: £9.16
DVD
Inside Hitlers War Machine - The Axis Of Change DVD 3 to 4 Days

Inside Hitlers War Machine - The Axis Of Change DVD

VIDEO - Inside Hitlers War Machine - The Axis Of Change DVD..

£10.99
Ex Tax: £9.16
DVD
Instruments Of War DVD 3 to 4 Days

Instruments Of War DVD

VIDEO - Instruments Of War DVD..

£12.49
Ex Tax: £10.41
DVD
Jeremy Clarkson - War Stories DVD 3 to 4 Days

Jeremy Clarkson - War Stories DVD

Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson presents two fascinating and informative documentaries focusing on some of the bravest actions of World War II. The Victoria Cross: For Valour: "The best programme Jeremy Clarkson has ever made... informative and poignant." The Observer. In September 1944 at the Battle of Arnhem, Major Cain won what was described as the "finest Victoria Cross of the whole war". Telling his story, along with other personal acc..

£8.49
Ex Tax: £7.08
DVD
Killer Subs In Pearl Harbor DVD 3 to 4 Days

Killer Subs In Pearl Harbor DVD

VIDEO - Killer Subs In Pearl Harbor DVD..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD

King George VI & Elizabeth - A Royal Love Story DVD

Documentary about King George VI and his consort Elizabeth. George VI came to the throne in December 1936 following the abdication of his older brother Edward, who relinquished the throne to marry American divorcee Wallis Simpson. George and Elizabeth married in 1923 and went on to have two daughters, Elizabeth (who succeeded her father as Queen Elizabeth II) and Margaret..

£14.99
Ex Tax: £12.49
DVD
Kings & Queens DVD 3 to 4 Days

Kings & Queens DVD

In a thousand years, the British monarchy has evolved from divinely appointed warrior kings to benign political figureheads. Among them are some of the most fascinating historical figures - conquerors, murderers, lovers and schemers. Their gripping stories - from Henry II's 'murder' of Thomas A'Beckett to George lll's loss of America - are at the heart of the nation's history. From this millennium of violence, romance, intrigue and cont..

£6.99
Ex Tax: £5.83
DVD
Lost Worlds Vanished Lives - The Complete Series DVD 3 to 4 Days

Lost Worlds Vanished Lives - The Complete Series DVD

Could a pterodactyl as large as a light aircraft have flown? Did millipedes once grow to six feet long? How did insects become preserved in amber for over 50 million years? All these questions and more are answered through the study of fossils. In his journeys to the most famous fossil sites in the world, David Attenborough discovers a pre-historic world teeming with life and full of enticing clues as to how life evolved. They reveal ho..

£7.49
Ex Tax: £6.24
DVD
Michael Wood - Story Of England DVD 3 to 4 Days

Michael Wood - Story Of England DVD

The story of one village through the whole of English History. In a groundbreaking series, Michael Wood tells the two thousand-year old story of one village. Focusing not on kings, battles and rulers, but on the lives of ordinary people, Wood reveals a unique view of English History. Kibworth in Leicestershire lies in the heart of England. An amalgamation of three ancient hamlets, the village has lived through Roman occupation, the Norm..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD

Mummies - Tales From The Egyptian Crypts DVD

VIDEO - Mummies - Tales From The Egyptian Crypts DVD..

£3.99
Ex Tax: £3.33
DVD
Normans DVD 3 to 4 Days

Normans DVD

VIDEO - Normans DVD..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD
On The Western Front - The Great War 1914-1918 DVD 3 to 4 Days

On The Western Front - The Great War 1914-1918 DVD

VIDEO - On The Western Front - The Great War 1914-1918 DVD..

£15.49
Ex Tax: £12.91
DVD
Our Queen at Ninety DVD 3 to 4 Days

Our Queen at Ninety DVD

ITV documentary celebrating the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II. Following the Queen and the Royal Family over the course of the year, the programme provides an insight into their work at home and abroad and their private life behind the doors of the Royal households. Featuring archive footage and interviews with those closest to the Queen, the programme also looks back on her life and reign, during which time she has become the lon..

£10.49
Ex Tax: £8.74
DVD
Our Queen DVD 3 to 4 Days

Our Queen DVD

In this fascinating Film we enjoy unrivalled access to one of the most famous women on earth, Queen Elizabeth II, during one of the most momentous periods in modern royal history. Not only are we treated to a fascinating inside view of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee - and her sensational debut as a Bond girl - but we go inside Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Balmoral to see how she runs the modern monarchy today. Whether she is discu..

£8.99
Ex Tax: £7.49
DVD
Pearl Harbor & War In Pacific DVD + Book 3 to 4 Days

Pearl Harbor & War In Pacific DVD + Book

VIDEO - Pearl Harbor & War In Pacific DVD + Book..

£16.99
Ex Tax: £14.16
DVD