Wednesday, April 18, 2012

SOTW 2, Chapter 22 - Exploring the Mysterious East

The Silk Road
from the Discovery Channel

Marco Polo

If you're up for it, the whole Biography episode is available online.  Of course, you may also be able to find it to stream it from Netflix or Hulu.  Click here to watch the full episode online.

If you don't have time for the whole thing, here is a two-minute clip from the Biography episode -

More about Marco Polo
from History Channel, as told by musician and artist Jeffery Lewis.  If you only watch one clip about Marco Polo, make it this one!

Architecture of the Forbidden City
from the Discovery Channel


  1. Thanks! Here's an updated link for the Jeffrey Lewis video on Marco Polo -- we really enjoyed it!