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The Silk Roads
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Vadime Elisseeff
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

A look at the cultural, or intercultural, exchange that took place in the Silk Roads and the role this has played in the shaping of cultures and civilizations.
Silk Roads
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Jeffrey D. Lerner, Yaohua Shi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-31 - Publisher: Oxbow Books

In recent decades, there has been a new surge of interest in the history and legacies of the Silk Roads both within academic and public discourses. A field of Silk Roads Studies has come into its own. Consciously mirroring the temperament of its subject, the field has moved out of
Silk Roads
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Axel Madsen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-17 - Publisher: Open Road Media

One of the greatest art theft stories of the 20th century: André Malraux, French novelist, art theorist, and eventually France’s Minister of Cultural Affairs, and his wife, Clara, traveled to Cambodia in 1923, planning to steal and smuggle artifacts out of the country and sell them in America. The Cambodian
Culture Paves the New Silk Roads
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sophia Kidd
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book approaches Silk Road studies from within the microcosm of Chinas Southwest avant-garde arts sector in order to approach the macrocosm of Chinas cultural heritage and creative industry influence worldwide. While reading Chinas cultural hegemony and its attendant ideologies as shaping memory and history throughout New Silk Road regions,
The Silk Roads
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Geordie Torr
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-01 - Publisher: Arcturus Publishing

Take an intrepid journey through the history of the Silk Roads with this brilliant reference book. Traversing snowy mountain passes, vast, forbidding deserts and stormy seas, these ancient trade routes were about much more than the movement of goods, they paved the way for an unprecedented period of cultural exchange,