TITLE

Editor-at-Large

AUTHOR(S)
Leutze, Jim
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Metro Magazine (Raleigh Metro Magazine);Oct2011, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reflects on the commercial trade, culture, and religion on the Silk Road. It says that the Silk Road can be reached through the Karaberam Highway between China and Pakistan. It notes that the area is surrounded by various ethnic groups including Mongols, Tibetans, and Uighur's. Meanwhile, it explores the religions introduced among people who traveled on the Silk Road including Buddhism, Islam, and Manichaeism.
ACCESSION #
82184551

 

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