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Traveling the Silk Road free pdf An elegantly, lavishly illustrated history of the legendary Silk Road and the cultural pathway it blazed for the modern world.
Spanning centuries of history, this engrossing book--created in conjunction with the world-famous American Museum of Natural History--takes an epic journey to major stops in China, Uzbekistan, Iraq, and beyond. Not only did people from many lands trade their goods along this incredible network of routes, they also exchanged their languages, religions, art, and technology in what can be seen as man's first engagement in globalization.

About Mark Norell

Curator and Chair for the Division of Paleontology, Dr. Norell came to the American Museum of Natural History in 1989 from Yale University. In 1988 he earned his Ph.D. in biology from Yale. Curator for the Department of Asian Art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Denise Leidy is a graduate of Wheaton College and received her Masters degree and Ph.D. from Columbia University. She has travelled widely on the Silk Road.

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Author : Mark Norell
Publisher : Sterling
Data Published : 01 October 2011
ISBN : 1402781377
EAN : 9781402781377
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 260 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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