As a member of the popular front for the liberation of Palestine, the PFLP, she was the first woman to hijack a plane - an American Boeing 707, in 1969. What made Leila Khaled become one of the world’s most famous terrorists and the most famous Palestinian Woman of all?
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The Machine Gun & Skye's Band of Brothers
In 1914, young men from the Scottish village of Portree left their homes to fight in the trenches. Few would ever return. In this touching film,...
Lost Kingdoms of South America
In this four-part series, archaeologist Dr. Jago Cooper of the British Museum reveals the extraordinary history of some of South America’s ancient civilizations....
Dreamers and Dissidents
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The Real Revolutionaries
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David Starkey's Music & Monarchy
In this four-part series, renowned historian David Starkey shows how the lives of Britain’s greatest composers and musicians are inextricably linked to the...
Quest for Bannockburn
Seven hundred years ago, Robert the Bruce's overwhelming victory over the English at the Battle of Bannockburn helped seal Scotland's future as an independent kingdom. How did...
Cesar Ritz is the notorious dishwasher who revolutionizes the world’s hotel business, only to collapse when his most ambitious goal, the coronation buffet for King Edward VI, cannot take place.