Conquest

Conquest

2002 - 2003, History, Other
Series explores and re-enacts historic fights. Hosted by Peter Woodward.
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Episode Guide

  • Conquest - Weapons of the Bible (Season 2 Episode 14)
    Season 2 Episode 14:

    Weapons of the Bible

    Biblical warriors and their fighting tactics; the team fights a battle using spears, arrows, slingshots and chariots.

  • Conquest - American Soldiers in World War II (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    American Soldiers in World War II

    M1 rifle; Thompson submachine gun; Browning automatic rifle; hand grenades; foxholes; mortar.

  • Conquest - How to Win in Las Vegas (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    How to Win in Las Vegas

    A world-champion poker player instructs the team in the finer points of craps, blackjack, roulette, and other casino games.

  • Conquest - The Crossbow (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Crossbow

    One of man's first hand-held killing machines is introduced by fightmaster Peter Woodward, as the Conquest team learns the intricacies of this ancient weapon.

  • Conquest - Weapons of the Ninja (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    Weapons of the Ninja

  • Conquest - Weapons of the American Indians (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    Weapons of the American Indians

    Plains Indians defend themselves with both indigenous and borrowed weaponry.

  • Conquest - Weapons of the Barbarians (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    Weapons of the Barbarians

    Barbarians from many lands use many weapons to fight the forces of Rome.

  • Conquest - Trench Warfare (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    Trench Warfare

    Fight master Peter Woodward and his team of combatants discuss and demonstrate trench warfare.

  • Conquest - Roman Weapons (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Roman Weapons

    Actor Peter Woodward focuses on the technology behind Roman weapons and demonstrates its practical use.

  • Conquest - Weapons of the Civil War (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Weapons of the Civil War

    Fight master Peter Woodward and his team of combatants take on weapons of the Civil War.

  • Conquest - Pirate Weapons (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Pirate Weapons

    Combatants show the history, technology and practical use of pirate weapons.

  • Conquest - Early Firearms (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Early Firearms

    Host Peter Woodward demonstrates the practical use of early firearms.

  • Conquest - Knives & Daggers (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Knives & Daggers

    Use of knives and daggers in combat; hand-to-hand knife-battle.

  • Conquest - The Medieval Broadsword (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Medieval Broadsword

    Host Peter Woodward demonstrates the practical use of the medieval broadsword.

  • Conquest - Urban Ops (Season 1 Episode 14)
    Season 1 Episode 14:

    Urban Ops

    Police SWAT teams rescue hostages.

  • Conquest - Stone Age Weapons (Season 1 Episode 13)
    Season 1 Episode 13:

    Stone Age Weapons

    Early humans create axes, spears, bows and slingshots.

  • Conquest - Unarmed Combat (Season 1 Episode 12)
    Season 1 Episode 12:

    Unarmed Combat

    Some people use their own bodies as weapons.

  • Conquest - Swords of the Musketeers (Season 1 Episode 11)
    Season 1 Episode 11:

    Swords of the Musketeers

    Fencing; Hollywood's version of the sword fight.

  • Conquest - Air Combat (Season 1 Episode 10)
    Season 1 Episode 10:

    Air Combat

    The basics of air combat have changed little since World War I.

  • Conquest - Weapons of Gladiators (Season 1 Episode 9)
    Season 1 Episode 9:

    Weapons of Gladiators

    Roman gladiators utilize tridents, nets, daggers and long swords.

  • Conquest - The Duel (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Duel

    The duel of honor is the gentleman's recourse against slander and insult.

  • Conquest - Bull Riding (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    Bull Riding

    Actor Peter Woodward learns to ride a bull.

  • Conquest - Knight in Armor (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Knight in Armor

    Construction of armor; knights' fighting techniques.

  • Conquest - The Axman Cometh (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Axman Cometh

    Viking single- and double-headed axes; Saxon axes; the berserker.

  • Conquest - Bow & Arrow (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Bow & Arrow

    Egyptians and North American Indians create bows and arrows.

  • Conquest - Demolition Derby (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Demolition Derby

    Crazy drivers compete in a demolition derby.

  • Conquest - Weird Weapons of the Middle Ages (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Weird Weapons of the Middle Ages

    Strange and unlikely weapons; the Francisca; ball and chain; awl-pike; military fork; Guisarme; axes.

  • Conquest - Tournament (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Tournament

    The medieval tournament; jousting; weapons and armor; chivalry.

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