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HIST 373 01 (20729)  
The Silk Road
Valerie Hansen
MW 1.00-2.15
Spring 2017 
 
Areas Hu
Pre-Industrial Course

A journey along the overland and sea routes that connected China, India, and Iran from 200 to 1000 C.E. and served as conduits for cultural exchange. The lives of merchants, envoys, pilgrims, and travelers interacting in cosmopolitan communities. Exploration of long-known and newly discovered archaeological ruins, along with primary sources in translation.