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Jamie Theakston investigates incredible tales from the annals of history.

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aired 518 days ago
Experts use new discoveries to reveal the true story of Jesus Christ, and using cutting-edge technology, this critical evidence is challenging everything that is known about the man who changed history.
aired 518 days ago
Experts investigate if there's a conspiracy surrounding the Dead Sea Scrolls, the ancient texts that the Vatican kept top-secret for decades, which could reveal the location of a mysterious tunnel holding billions of dollars of treasure.
aired 518 days ago
The Vatican Secret Archives is a treasure trove of history that is shrouded in secrecy; Jamie Theakston heads to Rome in a bid to gain access.
aired 519 days ago
The extraordinary story of the Bulgarian secret department called Service 7, a force that operated in 9 countries.
aired 519 days ago
Jamie Theakston investigates Johann Reichhart, a German executioner who killed approximately 3,000 people during World War II.
aired 532 days ago
Templar fact and fiction have become blurred by their depictions in book and on film. This program presents a very different picture that challenges head on the orthodox beliefs about an order that angered much of Europe - particularly France.
aired 532 days ago
Mystery still surrounds how fascist dictator Benito Mussolini met his end, before being hanged.

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