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.
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Ancient Civilizations, Social Studies, 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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May 20, 2022
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