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20090627 (BBC7)

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures along the Silk Road.

Stars Siobhan Redmond.

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures from the Silk Road

01Chinese Garden1999092420090626 (BBC7)
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The first of three plays by Ray Jenkins based on the diaries of Catherine, Lady McCartney, wife of the British Consul in Kashgar, in Chinese Turkestan, one of the loneliest places on earth.

In 1895, Sven Hedin, the Swedish explorer, was one of her first visitors, intent on mapping the dangerous Taklimakan Desert.

With Siobhan Redmond and Alex Jennings.

Director Janet Whitaker

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures from the Silk Road

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures along the Silk Road.

Stars Siobhan Redmond.

02The Forger19991001

The second of three plays by Ray Jenkins based on the diaries of Catherine, Lady McCartney, wife of the British Consul in Kashgar, Chinese Turkestan.

1900.

The brilliant archaeologist Auriel Stein comes to stay, in search of lost cities on the Silk Road, and to uncover a clever forgery.

With Siobhan Redmond and Alex Jennings.

Director Janet Whitaker

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A German archaeologist gets involved in a race to steal Buddhist treasures from ancient lost towns along the Silk Road.

By Ray Jenkins.

The last of three plays by Ray Jenkins based on the diaries of Catherine, Lady McCartney, wife of the British consul in Kashgar in Chinese Turkestan.

Von le Coq, a German archaeologist, gets involved in a race with Aurel Stein to steal treasures from the Buddhist monasteries and ancient lost oasis towns along the Silk Road.

With Siobhan Redmond and Alex Jennings.

Director Janet Whitaker.

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A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasure along the Silk Road

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures along the Silk Road. Stars Siobhan Redmond. From October 1999.

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures from the Silk Road

A German archaeologist is drawn into a race to steal Buddhist treasures along the Silk Road. Stars Siobhan Redmond.