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The Silk Road: Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran: A Travel Companion

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The Silk Road: Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran: A Travel Companion - Tucker, Jonathan, and Theroux, Paul (Introduction by)
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Stretching from the ancient Chinese capital of Xian across the expanses of Central Asia to Rome, the Silk Road was, for 1,500 years, a vibrant network of arteries that carried the lifeblood of nations across the world. Along a multitude of routes everything was exchanged: exotic goods, art, knowledge, religion, philosophy, disease and war. From the East came silk, precious stones, tea, jade, paper, porcelain, spices and cotton; from the West, horses, weapons, wool and linen, aromatics, entertainers and exotic animals. From ...

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The Silk Road: Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran: A Travel Companion 2019, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9781838600372

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The Silk Road: Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran: A Travel Companion 2015, I.B. Tauris

ISBN-13: 9781780769257

Paperback