Ancestors / Silk Roads and China Ships

Air date: Tues., June 20, 8:00 pm


Travel from the Silk Road to the Yellow Sea with host Michael Wood as he explores the history of the world superpower that is China. A thrilling and moving epic of the world’s oldest continuous state with the landscapes, peoples, and stories that made today’s China.


In the first hour, Ancestors, explore China’s early history with Michael Wood as he joins a million people at a festival devoted to ancient gods.


Then, in hour two, Silk Roads and China Ships, travel the Silk Road to discover the brilliant Tang dynasty.


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