Secrets of the Dead

Secrets of the Dead is part detective story, part true-life drama that unearths evidence from around the world, challenging prevailing ideas and throwing fresh light on unexplained events.

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SECRETS OF THE DEAD is made possible, in part, by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and by public television viewers.

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World War Speed

55:41

Follow historian James Holland as he unearths the truth about amphetamine use in World War



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King Arthur's Lost Kingdom

55:41

Uncover new evidence suggesting the legend of King Arthur began in a Dark Ages trading vil

Hannibal in the Alps

55:11

Secrets of the Dead: Hannibal in the Alps Premieres Tuesday, April 10 at 8-9 p.m. on PBS.

The Real Trojan Horse

54:40

Uncover evidence that could explain how ancient Greeks got inside the walls of Troy

Ben Franklin's Bones

54:40

Learn why Franklin held human skeletal remains in the basement of his British residence.