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Best History Documentaries
Epic battles, daring heroes, ordinary people changing the world -- and the best part is, it's all true! These engaging history documentaries will have kids thinking about the past in a whole new way. Many of these films also shine a light on historical figures you don't always hear about in class, like the women who shaped America or civil rights activists. From the Stone Age to the beginning of rock and roll, jump into a different era and learn all about the amazing stories, events, and people that shaped our lives decades -- or even centuries -- ago. And for more interesting documentaries that you can stream at home, try our list of the Best Documentaries on Netflix.