Silk road

Price, Sean
November 1993
Junior Scholastic;11/5/93, Vol. 96 Issue 6, p12
Discusses the history of the Silk Road of China. Perilous trade routes stretching from china to the Mediterranean Sea; Popularity of silk during the ancient times; Dangers posed by the trade routes; Marco Polo's travel on the Silk Road; Factors which led to the decline of the trade routes; Legacy of the Silk Roads.


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