SilkExplorer – Exploring the Ancient Silk Road

SilkExplorer - Exploring the Ancient Silk Road

Ancient Silk Road, also called Silk Route, ancient trade route, linking China with the West, that carried goods and ideas between the two great civilizations of Rome and China. Silk went westward, and wools, gold, and silver went east. China also received Nestorian Christianity and Buddhism (from India) via the Silk Road.

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