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Air Date: Wed, Feb 6, 2019 10:00 PM
Learn how Francisco Franco used the tactics of colonial war to win control of Spain. Driven by a deeply conservative vision, he used torture, murder and incarceration to transform Spanish Society.
Air Date: Wed, Jan 30, 2019 10:00 PM
Watch Manuel Noriega rise through the Panamanian military to become chief of intelligence – and then, military dictator. He spied for the United States, but in the end, money laundering, drug trafficking and political crimes led to his downfall.
Air Date: Wed, Jan 23, 2019 10:00 PM
See why Benito Mussolini was considered a pioneer among 20th century dictators. From undermining judges to indoctrinating children, he forged key tactics for seizing power. He also created fascism, an ideology that would plunge Europe into darkness.
Air Date: Wed, Mar 21, 2018 10:00 PM
Learn why Imperial Japan built a network of defensive lines, bunkers and fortifications across the island of Okinawa.   The tide of war in the Pacific has now fully turned against the Imperial Japanese forces.
Air Date: Wed, Dec 13, 2017 9:00 PM
During World War I, the Allies and Germans repeatedly struggled to break the hideous stalemate of trench warfare. In the winter of 1916, Allied engineers devised a massive surprise attack: over 1 million pounds of explosives hidden in secret tunnels driven under German lines.
Air Date: Wed, Apr 15, 2015 10:00 PM
As America threatened to invade Japan in 1944, the Japanese turned to desperate tactics – kamikaze suicide bombers. Now, experts are uncovering the clues to the terrifying weapons Japan sent into war: killer planes, rocket bombs and super torpedoes, all guided by human pilots.