By Raoul McLaughlin
The Han Empire of old China matched that of Rome in scale and possessed army expertise surpassing that of Roman legions. The Han tested a procedure of relevant Asian exchange routes often called the Silk highway that carried japanese items so far as Persia and the frontiers of the Roman Empire.
This is the 1st publication to handle those matters in one complete learn. It explores Rome's impression at the historical international economic system and divulges what the chinese language and Romans knew approximately their rival Empires.
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The Roman Empire and the Silk Routes: The Ancient World Economy and the Empires of Parthia, Central Asia and Han China by Raoul McLaughlin