Jamie Theakston reveals the remarkable story of the man who went from Germany's state executioner before WWII to head up a merciless Nazi killing machine which murdered thousands.
The Vatican archives hold the personal documents of past popes and important pieces of history, but what else is hidden in the library? Jamie Theakston examines the secrets of a place so out of bounds even the cardinals can't access it.
Jamie Theakston reveals the extraordinary story of a top-secret Bulgarian kill squad that operated in nine countries during the Cold War.
Fact and fiction have become blurred by the depiction of the Knights Templar in books and on film. Now Jamie Theakston presents a very different picture that challenges the orthodox beliefs about an order that angered much of Europe.
Mary Magdalene is a key figure in Christianity who is said to have witnessed the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Jamie Theakston sets out to find out the real story behind one of the Bible's most controversial women.
Jamie Theakston examines the conflicting accounts, false claims and dodgy eyewitness reports surrounding the death of Benito Mussolini, the Italian dictator who ended his days hanging upside down like a grotesque animal carcass at the end of WWII.