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The True Story of 6 Remarkable Sisters

This video is supported by The Great Courses Plus. [DAVID] “I’m normal, my wife is normal, but my daughters are which more foolish than the other. Nancy writes lies about me, Diana’s the most hated woman in the country, Jessica’s missing off the face of the earth, and Unity is in the arms of… Hitler!” …

1940s World War II Makeup Tutorial | History Inspired | Feat. Amber Butchart and Rebecca Butterworth

1940s World War II Makeup Tutorial | History Inspired | Feat. Amber Butchart and Rebecca Butterworth

Hi, I’m Fashion Historian Amber Butchart I’m standing in the tunnels at English Heritage’s Dover Castle where the military was stationed during the nation’s fight for victory in the Second World War Among those were ladies from the Women’s Royal Naval Service otherwise known as the Wrens. In addition to their formidable contribution to the …

THE HISTORY OF | Channel Trailer

THE HISTORY OF | Channel Trailer

Not because they are easy, but because they are hard They will not be judged by the colour of their skin, but by the content of their character We shall fight on the beaches, we shall never surrender! in a series of deliberate and deadly terrorist acts Drama is life, with the dull bits cut …

REALLY WEIRD HISTORY: Operation Mincemeat

REALLY WEIRD HISTORY: Operation Mincemeat

April 30th, 1943 9:30am Just off the coast of Spain. A local sardine fisherman, going about his day, spots something strange floating a ways off in the water. He takes a few minutes to investigate, as any curious fisherman would, and soon realizes, to his horror, he’s happened upon a body. Not just any body, …

World War II Part 1: Crash Course US History #35

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course U.S. history, and today we’re going to talk about a topic so huge to history buffs that we can only discuss a tiny, little fraction of it. I am of course referring to paratroopering. No World War II. World War II is the only historical event that …

WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 1)

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Churchill was a man with many talents. He was an artist, a butterfly enthusiast, and he had an unpublished manuscript about aliens. Clearly he was a man with an insatiable thirst for knowledge. Maybe he could have loaded up his computer, and logged on to Skillshare. An online …

WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 2)

WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 2)

This video was made possible by Skillshare, an online learning community. Stick around until the end of the video to learn how you can get an exclusive deal just for OverSimplified viewers. So, what else is happening? Well, when I said Britain was all alone, that wasn’t entirely true. Many commonwealth nations and other allied …