Peter Frankopan by Peter Frankopan
The Silk Roads : A New History of the World (Hardcover); 2016 Edition

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Published December 27, 0999 by Peter Frankopan.
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The Telegraph

Traffic – physically and culturally – typically runs two ways, and certainly did along the Silk Roads.

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The Sydney Morning Herald

All roads do not lead to the Silk Roads, and Frankopan's metaphors about bridges and central nervous systems may seem a tad overwritten.

Mar 25 2016 | Read Full Review of Peter Frankopan: The Silk Roa...

The National

“For all their apparent ‘otherness’, however, these lands have always been of pivotal importance in global history in one way or another, linking east and west, serving as a melting-pot where ideas, customs and languages have jostled with each other from antiquity to today.” In The Silk Roads, Pe...

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Asian Review of Books

One might be that what we are seeing now is not the “rise” of China, but rather a “restoration” of its traditional role as a global heavyweight and that, indeed, the world has for at least 2500 years looked like a barbell, with heavyweight powers in the Mediterranean and eastern Asia at the ends ...

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