Mysteries of China

2 x 1 HR HD
Co-produced with CICC for HISTORY Asia

Expanding on the success of Lost City of Jinsha, Mysteries of China is a series that sees leading archeaologist and scholar Dr. Agnes Hsu continuing her journey into the heart of remote and beautiful locations across China, which are now revealing secrets from a forgotten age. She explores the Nanyue King’s Tomb in Guangzhou where a jade suit – the kind only bestowed upon Hahn Emperors was found. There was no historical record of an Emperor entitled to such a burial, so who was this man and what was the kingdom he ruled over? In Anyang, Henan the discovery of an ancient tomb sent shockwaves throughout the archaeological world. Some believed it to be the final resting place of Cao Cao, one of China’s most divisive characters from the time of the Three Kingdoms. What can this ancient find reveal about one of the most celebrated epochs of Chinese history?