By Qin Dashu & Yuan Jian,Dashu Qin,Jian Yuan
As key nodes that attached historic silk routes traversing China, Japan and India, buying and selling hubs, cities and towns in Java and Sumatra and different areas in Asia have been key vacation spot issues for retailers, priests and different itinerants plying those routes.
Recent archaeological excavations in international locations bordering the South China Sea and round the Indian Ocean unveiled impressive similarities in artifacts recovered either on land and from the ocean. The similarities underlined the various elements of local exchanges and cross-cultural affects between humans and locations in those networks. a few of the findings point out a unique chinese language presence within the advertisement, social and spiritual actions of those early Asian buying and selling posts.
This e-book collects papers from the symposium on historical Silk alternate Routes — go Cultural Exchanges and Their Legacies in Asia. It explores a number of threads coming up from this neighborhood trade of products and concepts, specifically, the cross-cultural dimensions of the exchanges within the parts of fabric alternate, ceramic routes, buying and selling hubs, arts and artifacts and Buddhism.
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Ancient Silk Trade Routes:Selected Works from Symposium on Cross Cultural Exchanges and Their Legacies in Asia by Qin Dashu & Yuan Jian,Dashu Qin,Jian Yuan