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PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 10 December, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 10 December, 2003, 12:00am

Must See: Ancient Burial Sites

Pearl, 8.35pm

A large proportion of archaeological sites around the world are burial sites or cemeteries. This programme visits a number of famous ancient burial sites, including the Great Pyramid at Giza, the mystic Stonehenge and the beautiful Taj Mahal (above).

Madame Chiang Kai-shek

Pearl, 9.35pm

The late Soong May-ling, better known as Madame Chiang Kai-shek, was one of the most powerful women in recent Chinese history. This documentary, which took two years to make, examines her life and times, and includes footage of Madame Chiang in New York.