Japan: Memoirs of a Secret Empire

A three-hour history of `a world the reverse of Europe' from the first arrival of Westerners in the 16th century until their return some 200 years later. In between, the shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu would unite the country and his successors would expel most Westerners.

Season 1 Episode Guide

  • The Return of the Barbarians

    Season 1, Episode 3

    May 26, 2004
  • The Will of the Shogun

    Season 1, Episode 2

    May 26, 2004
  • The Way of the Samurai

    Season 1, Episode 1

    May 26, 2004