Story of China

The Age of Revolution

Passport Episode 6 | 55m 18s Video has closed captioning.

Michael Wood visits Hong Kong's Peninsula Hotel, jewel of the Jazz age, and follows Mao on the Long March to Yan'an, the base of the communist revolution. He meets a survivor of the Japanese massacre of Nanjing, describes the communist victory, and ends with Mao's death and the boom time of the last thirty years. The series ends as it began at home with the warmth of the Chinese family.

Aired: 07/11/17

Expires: 07/11/27

Rating: TV-PG

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