The Silk Road

Dr Sam Willis reveals how the Silk Road was the world's first global superhighway where people with new ideas, new cultures and new religions made exchanges that shaped humanity.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Four (2016 - 2016)
Schedule: Sundays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Documentary
Genres: Travel History
Episodes ordered: 3 episodes

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Episode 3

Episode 1x03; May 15, 2016

In the last episode, Sam continues his journey west in Iran, a country which until recently has been closed to the West and still provokes both fear and fascination in equal measure.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x03: Episode 3May 15, 2016
1x02: Episode 2May 8, 2016
1x01: Episode 1May 1, 2016
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