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Cultural and commercial exchanges between the Orient and the Greek World

Cultural and commercial exchanges between the Orient and the Greek World

Athens, Greece, 25-28 October 1990.

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Published by Centre for Neohellenic Research/NHRF in Athens .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Byzantine Empire,
  • Greece,
  • Asia,
  • Silk Road
    • Subjects:
    • Asia -- Commerce -- Greece -- History -- Congresses,
    • Shipbuilding -- Greece -- History -- Congresses,
    • Byzantine Empire -- Commerce -- Congresses,
    • Greece -- Commerce -- Asia -- History -- Congresses,
    • Greece -- Relations -- Asia -- Congresses,
    • Asia -- Relations -- Greece -- Congresses,
    • Greece -- Civilization -- Oriental influences -- Congresses,
    • Silk Road -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIntegral study of the silk roads.
      SeriesSeminar papers, Seminar papers (Kentron Neoellēnikōn Ereunōn (Ethnikon Hidryma Ereunōn))
      ContributionsKentro Neoellēnikōn Ereunōn (Ethnikon Hidryma Ereunōn)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF405 .C85 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination186 p. :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL932593M
      ISBN 109607094107
      LC Control Number95233297
      OCLC/WorldCa29835040

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      The contacts and exchanges between the Roman Provinces and the political entities of Central and Eastern Asia are the unequivocal proof of the extraordinary activity of the trans-Eurasian networks (Hirth, , Raschke, , Seland, ). Moreover, these contacts prove the exceptional mobility and the great success in terms of economic Cited by: 1. Get this from a library! The Renaissance and the Ottoman world. [Anna Contadini; Claire Norton, Dr.;] -- "This volume brings together some of the latest research on the cultural, intellectual, and commercial interactions during the Renaissance between Western Europe and the Middle East, with particular.


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