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The Resource The Roman Empire and the silk routes : the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China, Raoul McLaughlin

The Roman Empire and the silk routes : the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China, Raoul McLaughlin

Label
The Roman Empire and the silk routes : the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China
Title
The Roman Empire and the silk routes
Title remainder
the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China
Statement of responsibility
Raoul McLaughlin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Roman Empire and the Silk Routes explains Rome's position in the ancient world economy and offers perspective on Roman civilisation and its legacy for modern society
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McLaughlin, Raoul
Dewey number
382.0937/035
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HF377
LC item number
.M35 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Asia
  • Silk Road
  • Commerce
  • Asia
  • Asia
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
The Roman Empire and the silk routes : the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China, Raoul McLaughlin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (226-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Steel and silk -- Silk in Roman society -- The Chinese empire and the Xiongnu -- The discovery of the west -- Securing the silk routes -- The Kushan empire -- The Sogdian intermediaries -- Caspian routes and the Crimea -- Black Sea voyages -- The Sarmatians -- The Parthian empire -- Parthia and Rome -- Roman invasion plans for Parthia -- Roman routes to China
Control code
962812866
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781473833746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)962812866
Label
The Roman Empire and the silk routes : the ancient world economy and the empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China, Raoul McLaughlin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (226-254) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Steel and silk -- Silk in Roman society -- The Chinese empire and the Xiongnu -- The discovery of the west -- Securing the silk routes -- The Kushan empire -- The Sogdian intermediaries -- Caspian routes and the Crimea -- Black Sea voyages -- The Sarmatians -- The Parthian empire -- Parthia and Rome -- Roman invasion plans for Parthia -- Roman routes to China
Control code
962812866
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xx, 262 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781473833746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)962812866

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