Silk Roads—Rome and Roads from the West
Lecture no. 17 from the course: Foundations of Eastern Civilization
Taught by Professor Craig G. Benjamin | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Step back from Eastern civilization and explore life from the Roman perspective. After an overview of Roman history, you’ll find out how Mediterranean traders organized their end of the exchange with the East and what impact silk and other luxury goods from Asia had on Greco-Roman culture.