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Battle Castle
Ep: 2 "Chateau Gaillard"
Historian Dan Snow brings to life mighty medieval fortifications and the epic sieges they resist: clashes that defy the limits of military technology, turn empires to dust, and transform mortals into legends.
Episodes
Ep 1
Crac des Chevaliers
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Ep 2
Chateau Gaillard
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Ep 3
Dover
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Ep 4
Conwy
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Ep 5
Malbork
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Ep 6
Malaga
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Crac des Chevaliers
The flawlessly-cut stones, steep slopes, and deadly entrance of the largest Crusader castle must resist a massive Muslim army attemping to drive Christians from the Holy Land. (1 of 6)
Chateau Gaillard
A French king attempts to push the English from the European mainland. All that stands in the way is Chateau Gaillard, built by Richard I. (2 of 6)
Dover
High atop the white cliffs of southern England, Dover Castle was built by King Henry II to protect an empire. In 1216 an ambitious French prince puts that to the test. (3 of 6)
Conwy
English domination over Wales is put to the test when a rebel force attack Conwy Castle, one of several strongholds built for rule over the Welsh. (4 of 6)
Malbork
Dan Snow explores, Malbork Castle, a structure built by an elite group of knights during the Baltic Crusades. In 1410, a king attacks, determined to put an end to the Teutonic Order. (5 of 6)
Malaga
High above the Mediterranean coast, a Muslim dynasty is threatened when the Ferdinand II moves to capture Gibralfaro Castle. (6 of 6)