1880s Wyoming, a feud explodes when ranching homesteaders like Nate Champion face off against cattle barons like Frank Wolcott, over land, power and the future of the American West.
When Leadville, Colorado strikes silver in the 1870’s, the race is on between the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway, and the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad, to be the first to lay tracks through the narrow Royal Gorge.
In the dangerous frontier of Arizona, two ranching families begin as friends – but become locked in an epic battle known as the Pleasant Valley War. It’s the deadliest ‘family’ feud in U.S. history.
The Hatfields (Devil Anse) versus the McCoys (Randall) is one of the most notorious feuds in American history. What starts as Civil War hostility rapidly escalates to kidnapping, illicit love affairs, murder, and a nation-wide turf war.
This epic Gold Rush showdown pits legendary conman Jefferson “Soapy” Smith and his loyal “Soap Gang” against town organizer-turned vigilante Frank Reid and the Committee of 101, in a battle to bring justice to the lawless Alaskan Frontier.
This notorious feud is one of the largest street wars in history. William Poole rules New York’s viciously anti-immigrant nativist gang, but the Bowery Boys and John Morrissey have led the skull-cracking Irish-Catholic gang, The Dead Rabbits.
Forbidden History tells true stories about great treasures, long-held conspiracies theories, ancient relics and lost civilizations. It gets to the very heart of what we think we know; it scrutinizes and considers, investigates and analyses.
Born in a small village in Austria on April 20, 1889, Hitler commits suicide in his Berlin bunker on April 30, 1945. No one would predict Hitler will become dictator of Germany -- the Führer.
Capturing bin Laden tracks the rise and fall of Osama bin Laden – a man who spent the decade following the September 11 attacks at the top of America’s most wanted list.
9/11: As We Watched recounts the story of that day through the unflinching eye of ABC News, as the network’s anchors and reporters rushed to the scenes of chaos – and embarked on what would become an extraordinary 83 hours of live coverage.
From Ancient Greece to the Italian Renaissance, rulers have always needed elite combat troops trained to perfection, skilled with devastating weaponry and able to disrupt and defeat their enemies. These are their stories.
Following WWII the world faces annihilation again. Decades of tension fueled by a nuclear arms race between global super powers, determined to reshape the world in their own image. Cold War: Armageddon brings the conflict dramatically back to life.
Veterans who fought and lived to tell their harrowing tales share incredible recollections of life in the war zones and take viewers on an emotional journey as describe gripping details of patriotism, brotherhood and heroism.
HITLER chronicles the dictator’s rise and fall, using unseen archive and drawing on the latest research by a new generation of Hitler experts to bring the story of the 20th century’s most terrifying dictator to life.
The attack at Pearl Harbor changed the course of history shaped how America would engage with war for the next 75 years and made heroes of ordinary men. Brave men showed immense courage in the face of grave danger and made their countrymen proud.
The definitive story of one of the most extraordinary and bloodiest chapters in American history. The series uses six of the war's most significant battles to illuminate both the bigger themes and revel in the smaller, little known stories.
Truth is revealed of the Allied ‘monument men’ discovery in 1945 of rotting corpses of Germanic heroes. What are they doing in a Salt Mine 18,000 feet down? It leads us on an adventure that exposes a world of magic, high priests and secret castles.
Focusing on the most important discoveries from the world of the ancient Egyptians, EGYPT’S GREATEST MYSTERIES journeys back in time to explore the unveiling of the tomb of Tutankhamun, the reign of Ramesses II and Champollion’s deciphering of the hieroglyphs.
Nazi mobile killing squads, led by highly-educated officers and aided by local collaborators, systematically murdered over a million Jews. Who were the men who carried out mass murder at close range?
For centuries, Atlantis has been a myth. But in the last decade archaeologists have uncovered new finds which could reveal the location of this ancient apocalypse. Mixing dramatic recreation with science, this story is told by "Lost" star, Terry O'Quinn.
The LA riots of 1992 shocked the nation. It was the most deadly civil unrest in American history. Over 3000 fires were set; over 50 people died; nearly a billion dollars in property damage. For six days in 1992, the world watched as LA burned.
June 1941. Hitler has thrown himself into a fight to the death against Stalin. Two decades earlier in 1917, Joseph Jughashvili from Georgia is a member of Lenin's Bolshevik Party, who has just seized power in Russia. The country is torn by civil war.