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Season 2

13 :02x01 - The Seven Wonders

Aug/01/2007
The Stone Age British Isles are re-created. Included: Stonehenge; the Orkney Islands off the coast of Scotland; Maiden Castle in Dorset, England; Woodhenge; and Silbury Hill.

14 :02x02 - Kama Sutra

Aug/08/2007
A tour of the Indian village of Khajuraho, known for its many temples covered with erotic carvings.

15 :02x03 - Secret A-Bomb Factories

Aug/15/2007
Places associated with the Cold War are explored, including missile sites and the ruins of nuclear facilities.

16 :02x04 - Henry VIII's Mega Structures

Aug/22/2007
Examining places associated with Henry VIII; and his architectural legacy, both good and bad. Included: Hampton Court; Westminster Abbey.

17 :02x05 - Secret U.S. Bunkers

Aug/29/2007
Secret Cold War bunkers are examined.

18 :02x06 - Herod the Great

Sep/05/2007
Architectural achievements during the reign of Herod the Great, king of Judea, are examined. Included: the Second Temple, which is often called Herod's Temple.

19 :02x07 - Building the Titanic

Sep/12/2007
Architectural achievements during the reign of Herod the Great, king of Judea, are examined. Included: the Second Temple, which is often called Herod's Temple.

20 :02x08 - Armageddon: The Last Stand

Sep/15/2007
The secret structures of the Cold War, created to defend the nation against attack, are explored. Included: missile sites; hidden cities; and nuclear facilities.

21 :02x08 - Deadwood: Sin City of the West

Sep/19/2007
Places associated with corruption in the Old West are explored.

22 :02x09 - The Vikings

Sep/26/2007
Sites associated with Vikings and their invasion of Britain and northern France in the 8th century are re-created.

23 :02x10 - Al Capone's Secret City

Oct/03/2007
Al Capone's, rise to power coincided with the notorious "Roaring Twenties" period in Chicago. Capone and his fellow mobsters flooded the city with bootleg liquor, while buying off government officials. Follow a team of historical detectives as they travel back to a time of unimaginable wealth, speakeasies, and ruthless mobsters. Using evidence from excavations, scientific studies and historical documents watch as the team piece together clues as to what 1920's Chicago looked like. Computer graphics allow viewers to fly over, enter the streets, and walk through the halls of this era.

Source: History Channel

24 :02x11 - Lost Superpower of the Bible

Oct/10/2007
The Hittites are the forgotten superpower of the Bible. Hattusha, the capital was the heart of their empire. They were a highly advanced military powerhouse who struck fear into the hearts of all their enemies, yet the Hittites disappeared as quickly as they emerged--the greatest vanishing act in history. Follow a team of historical detectives as they use evidence from recent excavations, scientific studies and historical documents to piece together clues to determine what the ancient Hittite empire looked like. Computer graphics allow viewers to fly over, enter the streets, walk through the halls and peer into this lost world.

Source: History Channel

25 :02x12 - Stalin's Supercity

Oct/17/2007
Josef Stalin is considered one of the most powerful and murderous dictators ever. He was the supreme ruler of the Soviet Union for a quarter of a century and his regime of terror caused the death and suffering of tens of millions. Follow a team of historical detectives who use evidence from recent excavations, scientific studies and historical documents to piece together clues to see what the Soviet Union looked like during Stalin's rule. Computer graphics allow the viewers to fly over, enter the streets, walk through the halls and peer into this lost world.

Source: History Channel

26 :02x13 - City of Armageddon

Oct/24/2007
Located on a rocky plateau overlooking the Dead Sea, the now-ruined fortress of Masada once had walls 1400m long and 4m thick, storehouses, barracks, an armory, a palace and massive cisterns filled with rainwater. Designed to withstand any invader, it became the scene of one of history's most bloody sieges... a siege that ended in mass suicide.

27 :02x14 - Jekyll & Hyde

Oct/31/2007
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27 :02x15 - The Age of Airships

Nov/07/2007
There have been airships in service since before the Wright Brothers made their first flight in an airplane, yet has been nearly forgotten. The first aerial bombardment of one nation by another was conducted using airships and they still are the only airborne aircraft carriers ever built. Follow the rise and fall of the airship and discover the shining future of air travel that never was.

27 :02x16 - Ivan the Terrible's Fortress

Nov/14/2007
Ivan the Terrible, Russia's first Tsar, led a brutal and unpredictable life. A renowned sadist, Ivan was the originator of Russia's secret police. He fortified walls to counter the advancing age of artillery, expanded the borders of his nation and built a new generation of Kremlins. Follow a team of historical detectives who use evidence from recent excavations, scientific studies and historical documents to piece together clues to what Ivan's Russia looked like. Computer graphics will allow viewers to fly over, enter the streets, walk through the halls and peer into the world of Russia's Terrible Tsar.

Source: History Channel

28 :02x17 - Pirates of the Caribbean

Nov/21/2007
The world of the buccaneers who terrorized the Caribbean is explored through historical documents and archaeological artifacts.

29 :02x18 - Taj Mahal

Nov/28/2007
Four hundred years ago Emperor Shah Jahan was the most powerful man in the world. The Taj Mahal, in Agra, India was built to honor his third wife, Mumtaz Mahal, who died in childbirth. The Taj Mahal is one of the new Seven Wonders of the World and considered to be the finest example of Mughal architecture. 20,000 workers toiled to create an astounding feat of engineering, but what we see today is only a fraction of what was originally erected. Join a team of historical detectives as they search for clues to the original Taj Mahal and investigate the myth of a second Taj Mahal, built not in white but in black marble.

Source: History Channel

30 :02x19 - Lost City of Aphrodite

Dec/05/2007
An exploration into the ruins of a land known as Aphrodisia, an ancient Greek City located near Geyre, Turkey. The city is named after the Greek goddess of love, Aphrodite.
Classification: Documentary
Genre: Adventure
Status: Ended
Network: HISTORY ( USA)
Airs: Mondays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: July, 2006
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