The Silk Road
The Silk Road
For more than 1,500 years, the network of routes known as the Silk Road contributed to the exchange of goods and ideas among diverse cultures.
5 - 8
Social Studies, Ancient Civilizations, World History
A tourist looks around the ancient city of Kharanaq, Iran. Towns such as these played a crucial role in the operation and success of the Silk Road.
Photograph by Mekdet
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October 19, 2023
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