Historical TV shows and documentaries have always been so fascinating to everyone, the availability of them to watch and look back in history is always enthralling. Whether they’re documentaries about true events, or works of fiction set in historical times they are always mesmerizing, so if you belongs to category of history buffs, we sort out top best 5 TV shows to never avoid, options are all rigorous amusement choices for proud history geeks.
Top 5 TV Shows for a History Buff
Raiders of the Lost Art :
A comprehensive series, an amalgamation of documentary and enigmatic show, targeting disreputable art heists in history. Every manifestation deals with just one theft, so there’s time to really get into the details of what happened to each piece of art.
Redcoat soldier Ross Poldark returns to his Cornish home after the Pioneering War to find his father dead, his lands in ruin, and the woman he loves about to marry his cousin. This story is based on the novels by Winston Graham, “Poldark” is an Anglophile’s dream. A beautiful series a must watch for every HISTORY Nerd.
The Tudors :
Tale of Henry VIII and his six wives remains a source of endless captivation for historians,and for good reason. The Henry VIII surely was a man of absurdities, the one who changed the face of his kingdom by breaking from Rome and setting up the Church of England. Henry was an educated man, but also a brutal man, a malicious murderer.
The rowdy period when Rome changed from a republic into an empire, is beautifully captured in this TV show.it is told through the viewpoints of both the Roman nobility and ordinary people. What sets “Rome” apart is the sheer scale of production involved in bringing the ancient city to life. History buffs will escalate the minute attention to detail paid to the show’s costumes, the sets architecture and landscapes are truly captured according to the era the show belongs to.
The Outlander is based on series of books by Diana Gabaldon. It tells the story of Claire Randall ,a married nurse who inadvertently travels back in time and falls in love with Highland hunk Jamie Fraser. The background to this love story is the Jacobite uprisings, which culminated in the Scottish rebels being roundly defeated at the 1746 Battle of Culloden.