The First Emperor

Saturday, June 6 on M4

With exclusive access to new archaeological finds, The First Emperor reveals the secrets of one of the most powerful men who ever lived. Qin Shi Huang Di forged an empire that outlasted Rome by a thousand years and ruled over ten times more people than the pharaohs. He unified the country we know as China, built the Great Wall, and his tomb was guarded by an 8,000-strong, life-size terracotta army. Combining documentary and dramatic reconstruction, The First Emperor brings him to life after two millennia.

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