Bosphorus, Astride Two Worlds
At the edge of the European continent, Alfred de Montesquiou enters Turkish territory through the city of Edirne, to discover Ottoman architectural wonders and the traditional local sport of oil-wrestling, in which men are doused in olive oil before bouts.
The Silk Road
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- Ch 401Silk RoadThe Silk Road influenced the great civilizations of China, India, Ancient Egypt, Persia, Arabia, and Ancient Rome. The Silk Road was filmed by award-winning filmmaker Marlin Darrah, and crew. Filmed in high definition.Wild National ParksFrom grizzly bears of Katmai National Park in Alaska to rattlesnakes of Montezuma's Castle in Arizona, answer the call of America's wildest national parks. By land, sea, and sky, crisscross parklands and get up close to creatures of all shapes and sizes. Dedicated national park workers also reveal what it takes to nurture generation after generation of these magnificent creatures.