Story of China

Golden Age

Passport Episode 3 | 55m 18s Video has closed captioning.

In the alleys of Kaifeng, the world's greatest city before the 19th century, Michael Wood hears legends, samples the cuisine and explores printing. We see a huge working replica of an astronomical clock made by 'China's Leonardo da Vinci', one of the inventions that made the Song a great era of science. And at a crunch Chinese Premier League match, we learn that the Chinese even invented soccer!

Aired: 06/27/17

Expires: 06/27/27

Rating: TV-PG

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