This documentary features a unique war in history; a bloody struggle waged by the Communist Party of Malaya against thousands of Malayan, British and other Commonwealth forces in order to create a Communist Republic. Here Communist guerilla tactics were overcome by new battle techniques – the resettlement of 600,000 squatters into new villages, winning the ‘hearts and minds’ of the people and the use of intelligence in covert operations.
This two hour special makes extensive use of original archive footage and photographs, while former intelligence specialists, policemen, soldiers and terrorists offer vivid accounts of a war that lasted twelve years and cost thousands of lives.
Follow a group of gritty, pioneering adventures across the frozen wastelands of the Canadian Tundra as they race across the ice in mammoth eighteen wheeler trucks to bring life saving equipment and supplies to isolated communities hundreds of miles from the rest of civilization.View more
HISTORY's hit series, PAWN STARS, brings viewers inside this family-run pawnshop in Las Vegas that is full of clashes and camaraderie from opening to close. This family lives and breathes the pawning business, using their sharp-eyed skills to assess the value of items that range from the fake and the obscure to the truly historic.View More