History Specials is a History Channel greatest hits series, presenting the most exciting, riveting, shocking, and memorable documentaries produced by the History Channel. These episodes probe into a wide variety of topics, presenting expert commentary on intriguing international subjects. Several videos from the "What Went Down" series appear here, providing viewers with a glimpse of what it would have been like to experience first-hand the events of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the Alamo. In the "Sex In" series, the role of sex in a variety of cultures is examined, from sex in ancient Pompeii and Egypt, to sex in 1969 America. Also included are pieces explaining the mysticism surrounding the Koran and the Kabbalah, as well as biographies of some of the world's deadliest killers, from Charles Manson to Adolf Hitler. These History Specials documentaries represent the best-of-the-best from the History Channel's years of acclaimed non-fiction programming.
Duration: 120 min