TITLE

The New Silk Road

AUTHOR(S)
Liu, Melinda; Nemtsova, Anna; Matthews, Owen
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Newsweek (Pacific Edition);5/10/2010 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 155 Issue 19, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses plans in China for a high-speed rail line that will connect 17 countries including those as distant as England for the purpose of trade. The article notes the ancient Silk Road that served as a Eurasian marketplace as the center and aspirations among the Chinese to recreate this trade empire via the proposed rail lines.
ACCESSION #
52688483

 

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