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Between The Dragon And The Eagle

author: Schneider, Mical
A relay of courageous adventure-seekers forms caravans to transport precious items including a special blue silk along the Silk Road in the year 100 A.
FIC
year: 1997
copies: 14
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 670
subjects: caravans, trade routes [X], silk road

Cultures And Civilizations

author: Reid, Struan
Provides information about the networks of land and sea routes by which trade was conducted across and around the continent of Asia, branching into Europe and Africa, and discusses the ways in which people, communities, and cultures were affected by the exchange of goods, ideas, and beliefs.
909
year: 2002
copies: 3
call number/section: 909
lexile:
subjects: east and west, asia, trade routes [X]

Exploration By Land

author: Strathern, Paul
Provides information about the Silk Route, an ancient network of interlocking paths that linked China with Europe, and discusses the experiences of some of the early explorers who traveled the route in search of trade, treasure, or adventure.
910
year: 2002
copies: 5
call number/section: 910
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X], silk road

Exploration By Sea

author: Reid, Struan
Provides information about the Spice Routes, a network of sea routes that link the East with the West, and discusses the experiences of some of the early explorers who traveled the routes in search of trade, treasure, or adventure.
382
year: 2002
copies: 6
call number/section: 382
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X]

The Silk And Spice Routes

author: Reid, Struan
Discusses the opening of trade routes between Europe and Asia and explores the impact of the spice trade carried on over these routes.
382
year: 1994
copies: 8
call number/section: 382
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X], spice trade, silk industry

The European Overland Routes

author: Franck, Irene M
A historical survey of the Amber Routes, the Appian Way, the Egratian Way, the Great North Road, the Heraclean Way, and the Orient Route.
913
year: 1990
copies: 1
call number/section: 913
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X]

The Northern World

author: Franck, Irene M
A historical survey of the major trade and travel routes across the North Atlantic, through Canada, and around the Arctic Circle.
910.4
year: 1990
copies: 1
call number/section: 910.4
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X], northern hemisphere

The Silk And Spice Routes

author: Strathern, Paul
Examines the opening and development of the silk route and the effects of trade between the East and the West.
382
year: 1994
copies: 1
call number/section: 382
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X], silk industry, silk road

Across Africa And Arabia

author: Franck, Irene M
Discusses the development of the trade routes known as the Nile Route, Sudan Route, Incense Road, Pilgrimage Road, and Sahara Routes, with an overview of their social and economic history up to the present day.
380.1
year: 1991
copies: 2
call number/section: 380.1
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X]

The Silk Route

author: Major, John S
Traces the history and purpose of the legendary trade route between China and Byzantium during the Tang Dynasty (A.
950.1
year: 1995
copies: 22
call number/section: 950.1
lexile: 1140
subjects: trade routes [X], silk road

The Silk Road

author: Ceceri, Kathy
Describes the history, geography, culture, and people of the legendary trade route that extended between China and the Mediterranean Sea.
950
year: 2011
copies: 4
call number/section: 950
lexile: 950
subjects: trade routes [X], handicraft, silk road

The Tigris And Euphrates

author: Miller, Gary
Explores the Tigris and Euphrates rivers from where they begin in Turkey, travel down through northern Syria and Iraq and join to form the Shatt al Arab before emptying into the Persian Gulf.
956.7
year: 2010
copies: 3
call number/section: 956.7
lexile: 1060

Silk Road

author: Boulnois, Luce
Examines the history of the overland trade routes that connected China with Europe that allowed the transmission of cultural and social ideas and beliefs that helped shape civilization and includes sixty-two color photographs, seventeen maps, and museum listings of many Silk Road treasures.
958
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 958
lexile:
subjects: silk industry, trade routes [X], silk road

The Silk Road

author: Hedin, Sven Anders
Chronicles the author's journey along the ancient Silk Road on a mission to create a road linking China with the province of Xinjiang, and covers his subsequent imprisonment for conducting archaeological investigations during his travels.
958
year: 2009
copies: 1
call number/section: 958
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Traveling The Silk Road

author: Norell, Mark
950.1
year: 2011
copies: 1
call number/section: 950.1
lexile:
subjects: trade routes [X], silk road

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