The Silk Roads: A New History of the World

The Silk Roads: A New History of the World 謻 amazon indie The Silk Roads: A New History of the World ҅ Ebook By Peter Frankopan ज The sun is setting on the Western world Slowly but surely, the direction in which the world spins has reversed where for the last five centuries the globe turned westward on its axis, it now turns to the east For centuries fame and fortune were to be found in the West in the New World of the Americas Today it is the East that calls out to those in search of adventure and riches The region stretching from Eastern Europe and sweeping right across Central Asia, deep into China and India, is taking center stage in international politics, commerce, and culture and is shaping the modern world This region, the true center of the Earth, is obscure to many in the English speaking world Yet this is where civilization itself began, where the world s great religions were born and took root The Silk Roads were no exotic series of connections but networks that linked continents and oceans together Along them flowed ideas, goods, disease, and death This was where empires were won and where they were lost As a new era emerges, the patterns of exchange are mirroring those that have criss crossed Asia for millennia The Silk Roads are rising again A major reassessment of world history, The Silk Roads is an important account of the forces that have shaped the global economy and the political renaissance in the reemerging East The Silk Roads A New History of the World Peter About The No Sunday Times and international bestseller a major reassessment world history in light economic political renaissance re emerging east For centuries, fame fortune was to be found west Americas Today, it is which calls out those search adventure riches Aug , Buy Reprint by Frankopan ISBN from s Book Store Everyday low prices free delivery on eligible orders Silk Road China Route, History, Map, Photos, Tour Tips Apr historically important trade route between Mediterranean 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    • Peter Frankopan
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    • 02 April 2017