Silk Road goods carried overland were not loaded onto camels and carried from China to Europe. Goods made their way westward in a piecemeal way, with a lot trading and loading and unloading at the caravan stops along the way.
Different caravans carried goods during different se...
Numerous poems scattered on the Silk Road should have been edited and translated to form a great work. We selected merely 20 poems of them with the translation...
Clouds on frontier o'ershadow mountains clad in...
少 年 行（其一）
系马高楼垂柳边。Young Chivalrous Men
More chivalrous travelers fostered i...
一夕秋风白发生。A Miscellaneous Poem
The Violent River called with a sunset-horn;
直为斩楼蓝。One of the Selected Frontier Songs
The Arrival of the Heavenly Mare
The heavenly horses have arrive from the Western frontier...