Ancestors/Silk Roads and China Ships

Ancestors/Silk Roads and China Ships

Explore China's early history with host Michael Wood as he joins a million people at a festival devoted to ancient gods, hear the tale of China's bloodthirsty first emperor and travel the Silk Road to discover the brilliant Tang dynasty.
June 10, 2021 2:00 pm on WORLD | Episode #101 | 113 minutes

Ancestors/Silk Roads and China Ships

The Story of China with Michael Wood

Series Overview

This series, written and presented by historian Michael Wood, explores the history of the world's oldest continuous state, from the ancient past to the present day.