TITLE

Space shuttle eyes Silk Road

AUTHOR(S)
S.P.M.H.
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Archaeology;Mar/Apr93, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on buried lakes and river beds of the ancient Silk Road on the Taklamakan Desert of China mapped out by radar images collected from the space shuttle Columbia. Possibility of locating nearby buried archaeological sites; Archaelogical exploration of the Silk Road from 1900 to 1920.
ACCESSION #
9312282263

 

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