By Dashu Qin, Jian Yuan
As key nodes that attached old silk routes traversing China, Japan and India, buying and selling hubs, cities and towns in Java and Sumatra and different locations in Asia have been key vacation spot issues for retailers, clergymen and different itinerants plying those routes.
fresh archaeological excavations in international locations bordering the South China Sea and round the Indian Ocean unveiled outstanding similarities in artifacts recovered either on land and from the ocean. The similarities underlined the numerous features of nearby exchanges and cross-cultural affects between humans and locations in those networks. many of the findings point out a unique chinese language presence within the advertisement, social and spiritual actions of those early Asian buying and selling posts.
This ebook collects papers from the symposium on historical Silk exchange Routes — pass Cultural Exchanges and Their Legacies in Asia. It explores numerous threads bobbing up from this neighborhood trade of products and concepts, particularly, the cross-cultural dimensions of the exchanges within the parts of cloth alternate, ceramic routes, buying and selling hubs, arts and artifacts and Buddhism.
Readership: teachers, undergraduate and graduates scholars, execs attracted to historic silk routes, archaeology, Buddhism, Borobudur, and ceramics alternate.
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Indd 51 12/9/2014 5:14:04 PM b1840 Ancient Silk Trade Routes: Cross Cultural Exchanges and Their Legacies in Asia Ancient Silk Trade Routes: Cross Cultural Exchanges and Their Legacies in Asia Fig. C vii. 326; 2000/10/60; Chinese lapidary characters on silk. Fig. 017 (iv); 2000/10/46. TZ = Taishõ-Zuzõ Taishõ Shinshū Daizõkyõ Zuzõ, The Tripitaka in Chinese (picture section), ed. J. Takakusu and G. Ono, Tokyo (Daizo Shuppan Kahushiki Kwaisha).
TZ = Taishõ-Zuzõ Taishõ Shinshū Daizõkyõ Zuzõ, The Tripitaka in Chinese (picture section), ed. J. Takakusu and G. Ono, Tokyo (Daizo Shuppan Kahushiki Kwaisha).
Ancient Silk Trade Routes: Selected Works from Symposium on Cross Cultural Exchanges and Their Legacies in Asia by Dashu Qin, Jian Yuan