Religions of the Silk Road: Premodern Patterns of Globalization
Drawing on the latest research and scholarship, this newly revised and updated edition of Religions of the Silk Road explores the majestically fabled cities and exotic peoples that make up the romantic notions of the colonial era.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - kukulaj - LibraryThing
This book is a rapid-fire survey of Central Asian cultural exchange from Alexander to Tamerlane. The core idea is that trade is the backbone of cultural exchange. The result is mostly that Islam came ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - JDHomrighausen - LibraryThing
A bit too scattered to get a decent overview of any one place or time. But doing justice to such a broad topic would have taken 500 pages. Not a good primer, but piqued my interest to read on into more specialized studies. Read full review
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