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The Resource The Silk Roads : a new history of the world, Peter Frankopan

The Silk Roads : a new history of the world, Peter Frankopan

Label
The Silk Roads : a new history of the world
Title
The Silk Roads
Title remainder
a new history of the world
Statement of responsibility
Peter Frankopan
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at how the Asian Silk Roads have acted as a crucible of culture throughout history, capturing the importance of these networks that linked the Atlantic with the Pacific, the Mediterranean with India, and America with the Persian Gulf
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frankopan, Peter
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D21.3
LC item number
.F73 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World history
  • Silk Road
  • Trade routes
  • East and West
  • Imperialism
  • Culture conflict
  • Acculturation
Label
The Silk Roads : a new history of the world, Peter Frankopan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 509-623) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The creation of the silk road -- The road of faiths -- The road to a Christian East -- The road to revolution -- The road to concord -- The road of furs -- The slave road -- The road to heaven -- The road to hell -- The road of death and destruction -- The road of gold -- The road of silver -- The road to Northern Europe -- The road to empire -- The road to crisis -- The road to war -- The road of black gold -- The road to compromise -- The wheat road -- The road to genocide -- The road of cold warfare -- The American silk road -- The road of superpower rivalry -- The road to catastrophe -- The road to tragedy -- Conclusion: The new silk road
Control code
18720620
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
xix, 645 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101946329
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015013264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Label
The Silk Roads : a new history of the world, Peter Frankopan
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 509-623) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The creation of the silk road -- The road of faiths -- The road to a Christian East -- The road to revolution -- The road to concord -- The road of furs -- The slave road -- The road to heaven -- The road to hell -- The road of death and destruction -- The road of gold -- The road of silver -- The road to Northern Europe -- The road to empire -- The road to crisis -- The road to war -- The road of black gold -- The road to compromise -- The wheat road -- The road to genocide -- The road of cold warfare -- The American silk road -- The road of superpower rivalry -- The road to catastrophe -- The road to tragedy -- Conclusion: The new silk road
Control code
18720620
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First US edition.
Extent
xix, 645 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101946329
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015013264
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps

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