The Silk Roads: An Illustrated New History of the World
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By Peter Frankopan, Illustrated by Neil Packer
Based on the author’s bestselling novel, this is an illustrated exploration of the web of networks where the cultures and peoples of the east and west first met, ranging from the Pacific coasts of China and Russia to the Atlantic coasts of Europe and Africa, and from Scandinavia in the north to the Indian Ocean in the South. The Silk Roads moves through time and history with a focus on people, trade, disease, war, religion, adventure, influence, science and technology, spanning empires and continents to provide a broad-spanning world history.