The Silk Roads: A New History Of The World - Illustrated Edition

byPeter FrankopanIllustratorNeil Packer

November 27, 2018|
The Silk Roads: A New History Of The World - Illustrated Edition by Peter Frankopan
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Set your sails east with this stunningly original new history of the world. Peter Frankopan explores the connections made by people, trade, disease, war, religion, adventure, science and technology in this extraordinary book about how the east married the west with a remarkable voyage at its heart - the journey along the Silk Roads.
From ancient world laws laid down by King Hammurabi and the mighty Persian empire, to terrifying huns, the rise of Europe, two world wars and politics today, The Silk Roads moves through time and history sewing together the threads from different peoples, empires and continents into a phenomenal history of the globe.
With stories from each and every corner of society, Frankopan''s magnificent retelling of his literary triumph The Silk Roads, sumptuously illustrated by Neil Packer, is a must-have world history.

Peter Frankopan is Professor of Global History at Oxford University where he is also Senior Research Fellow at Worcester College. He took a First in History and was Schiff Scholar at Jesus College, Cambridge, before completing his doctorate at Oxford, where he was Senior Scholar at Corpus Christi College. He has lectured all over the w...
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Title:The Silk Roads: A New History Of The World - Illustrated Edition
Format:Paper over Board
Product dimensions:128 pages, 12.31 X 9.53 X 0.93 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 12.31 X 9.53 X 0.93 in
Published:November 27, 2018
Publisher:Bloomsbury USA
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781547600212

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