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Elite warriors are not a recent addition to the armies of the world. Specialized warriors have been around since ancient times. The Harii warriors of Germania employed night fighting tactics against the Roman Empire. The Varangian Guard not only protected the emperor of Byzantine, but employed unconventional methods to win wars. Viking Berzerkers were nearly invincible when they fought in their trance-like states. The Koa of Hawaii developed a brutal martial art they used against Captain Cook and his landing party.

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1 Season, 10 Episodes
September 17, 2014
Documentary & Biography, History
6.5/10
Cast: Murtaza Arif
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Ancient Black Ops Full Episode Guide

  • A closer look at what happened when 2 planes ended up on a collision course above Brazil.

  • A look at the story of what happened when 2 planes ended up on a collision course above Brazil.

  • A look at the story of the Varangian Guard, the elite bodyguards of the Byzantine Emperor.

  • A look at the shocking Viking Berserkers and their fighting tactics.

  • Following the German ghost warriors, a squad trained to fight at night.

  • A look at the Roman invaders that wreaked havoc in Jerusalem.

  • There are similarities with today's special forces and Spartan 300.

  • Medieval Persia's Assassins used infiltration and dagger skills to overtake the many men of the King of the Crusades.

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