The Silk Roads

Author: Peter Frankopan
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 1101946334
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Far more than a history of the Silk Roads, this book is truly a revelatory new history of the world, promising to destabilize notions of where we come from and where we are headed next. From the Hardcover edition.

The Silk Road

Author: Valerie Hansen
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195159314
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This book offers concrete evidence for what he was really carrying and where he was heading, looking at the key sites along the multiple silk roads, using newly discovered documents preserved in the sands of the Taklamakan Desert.

The First Crusade

Author: Peter Frankopan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 144640093X
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From the author of the No. 1 bestseller The Silk Roads: A New History of the World The First Crusade is one of the best-known and most written-about events in history but in this new book Dr Peter Frankopan asks vital questions that have ...

The Silk Road In World History

Author: Xinru Liu
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199798803
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Using supply and demand as the framework for analyzing the formation and development of the Silk Road, the book examines the dynamics of the interactions of the nomadic pastoralists with sedentary agriculturalists, and the spread of new ...


Author: Alessandro Baricco
ISBN: 9789755107622
Size: 34.66 MB
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Japan On The Silk Road

Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004274316
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The new research on the region cautions us that the peoples of this geography
had their own understanding and terms for their environment and did not use the
term “Silk Road. ... of this important region with the emergence of independent
republics in the post-Cold War era.14 Here, the Silk Road peoples of Central
Eurasia emerge as primary agents of significant political formations in world
history that counter the image of the region as the “playground” of major outside
world powers.

Routledge Revivals Medieval Islamic Civilization 2006

Author: Josef Meri
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351668137
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A Companion to Medieval Palermo: The History of a Mediterranean City from 600
to 1500. French and Italian texts translated by Martin Thom. Leiden: Brill, 2013.
Silk Road Elverskog, Johan. Buddhism and Islam on the Silk Road. Philadelphia:
University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010. Frankopan, Peter. Silk Roads: A New
History of the World. London: Bloomsbury, 2016. Hansen, Valerie. The Silk Road:
A New History with Documents. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. Liu,
Xinru ...


Author: Sophie Ibbotson
Publisher: Bradt Travel Guides
ISBN: 1784770175
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Sophie Ibbotson, Max Lovell-Hoare. Appendix 3 FURTHER INFORMATION
BOOKS History and archaeology Boulnois, Luce Silk Road: Monks, Warriors and
Merchants on the Silk Road Odyssey Guides, 2012. Detailed history of the
people and ideas that spread along the Silk Road. Also available in French.
Francopan, P The Silk Roads: A New History of the World Bloomsbury, 2015. A
superb reinterpretation of world history, with the Silk Road rather than Europe as
its principal focus.