Modern History TV is your premier channel for the best FREE classic documentaries on European and American history. From World War One through to the Cold War and beyond, you are sure to find something to enjoy. New content is added daily.

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The Aerial Bombing of Wartime Japan

This documentary film produced in 1945 looks at the bombing of Japan and the use of the atomic bomb for the first time.

San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge

A look at the construction of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Burma Front

An account of the campaign in Burma during World War 2.

The John Pershing Story

A film biography of the great American military leader, General John J. Pershing, from his birth in 1860 to his death in 1948.

The Battle of the Bulge

Produced by the U.S. Army, this short film uses largely captured German footage to assess the dangers of complacency around the time of the Battle of the Bulge (December 1944 – January 1945).

Within This Decade: America In Space

This documentary films looks at NASA’s accomplishments from its inception in 1958 up to the eve of the first landing on the Moon in 1969.

Why We Fight: The Battle Of Britain

Britain’s valiant RAF battles against the German Luftwaffe in a fight for superiority over the skies of London.

Mahatma Gandhi

This biopic looks at the life of the life and achievements of the Indian pacifist Mahatma Gandhi.

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