Epic Warrior Women highlights the women who fought just as courageously, skillfully and fiercely as male warriors of their time. With stunning re-enactments, original costumes, historic locations and CG animation, the three-part series chronicles the military achievements of the original Amazon horse warriors of the Steppe, probes the highly-trained female gladiators of Ancient Rome and concludes with the feared all-female regiments of Dahomey that shaped African history.
The three-part series chronicles the military achievements of the original Amazon nomad warriors of the Central Asian grasslands in 6th century BC, examines the highly trained female gladiators of Ancient Rome in 2nd Century AD, and discovers the terrifying all-female slave raiding regiments of Dahomey, who shaped African history at the end of the 19th century.
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Epic Warrior Women Airs: Monday
Epic Warrior Women Status: Break
EPIC WARRIOR WOMEN - General Information
Series Premiere: March 19, 2018 Classification: Documentary Genre: History Network: Smithsonian Channel Airs: Monday at 08:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes