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Suggested resources to help with your Silk Road research

Introductory Video

The Silk Road Defined

A series of ancient trade routes, collectively known as the Silk Road, that linked China, Central Asia, the Middle East, and Europe for over 4,000 years.

Beyond: A Silk Road Journey at Ferris State University

BEYOND is a community-wide celebration of the history and culture that ties us together as a global society.

This year's theme, A Silk Road Journey, offers a cross-cultural and interdisciplinary approach to understanding how major world civilizations have influenced each other over time.