The Arrival of the Heavenly Mare
The heavenly horses have arrive from the Western frontier...
5000-500 B.C 3200 Horse domesticated on south Russian steppe. 3000 Minoan civilization starts, the earliest in Europe. 3000 Silk first produced in Chin...
The goods carried on the Silk Road moved basically from the East to the West. Judging by the road’s name silk was the main commodity in the list. Thanks t...
The Silk Road did not only promote commodity exchange but also cultural. For example, Buddhism as one of the religions of the Kushan kingdom reached China. Toge...
(1) Science and Technology
The Chinese civilization used to lead the world for a fairly long period in history, with influential contributions in the areas of...
Compared with other categories of Silk Road travelers such as the generals, envoys, and friendship princesses, businessmen have been much less frequently mentio...
Among all kinds of travelers, diplomatic envoys, entrusted with the mission of establishing or furthering ties with distant lands, often played a more construct...