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Story of China

Tuesdays, June 20, June 27 & July 11, at 8pm on CET

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

Ancestors
Tuesday, June 20, at 8pm on CET

Join Wood and go back to the beginnings of Chinese history to find clues to China today.

Silk Roads and China Ships
Tuesday, June 20, at 9pm on CET

Travel the Silk Road with Michael Wood to learn the story of China’s brilliant Tang dynasty.

Golden Age
Tuesday, June 27, at 8pm on CET

Hear the gripping tale of China’s most brilliant dynasty, the Song.

The Ming
Tuesday, June 27, at 9pm on CET

View the splendors of the age of the Great Wall and the Forbidden City.

The Last Empire
Tuesday, July 11, at 8pm on CET

Discover the splendors of the Qing Dynasty, China’s last imperial golden age.

The Age of Revolution
Tuesday, July 11, at 9pm on CET

Survey China’s Age of Revolution: the end of the empire and birth of the new China.