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The Resource The prehistory of the Silk Road, E. E. Kuzmina ; edited by Victor H. Mair

The prehistory of the Silk Road, E. E. Kuzmina ; edited by Victor H. Mair

Label
The prehistory of the Silk Road
Title
The prehistory of the Silk Road
Statement of responsibility
E. E. Kuzmina ; edited by Victor H. Mair
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuzʹmina, E. E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS328
LC item number
.K89 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mair, Victor H.
Series statement
Encounters with Asia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Asia, Central
  • Silk Road
  • Bronze age
Label
The prehistory of the Silk Road, E. E. Kuzmina ; edited by Victor H. Mair
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-242) and index
Contents
The dynamics of the Eurasian steppe ecology -- Economic developments in the Ponto-Caspian steppe -- The first stage of the food-producing economy -- The second stage of the food-producing economy -- The domestication and early use of the horse -- The development of the pit-grave cultural community -- The spread of wheeled transport: a prerequisite to the opening of the Great Silk Road routes -- The Eurasian steppe in the Bronze Age -- Proto-urban culture in the Urals -- The chariots of the Eurasian steppe -- The crisis of complex economy, the development of nomadism in the Eurasian steppe, and the origins of the Great Silk Road routes -- The origin and spread of the Bactrian camel -- Archaeological cultures of southern Central Asia -- Southern Turkmenistan -- The lower and middle part of Transoxiana -- Ferghana -- Kirghizstan -- Relations between eastern and western Central Asia -- Contacts of the Xinjiang people with the West in the Copper Age, and the Tocharian question -- Contacts of the Xinjiang people with the West in the Bronze Age
Control code
141483910
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780812240412
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023278
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)141483910
Label
The prehistory of the Silk Road, E. E. Kuzmina ; edited by Victor H. Mair
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [207]-242) and index
Contents
The dynamics of the Eurasian steppe ecology -- Economic developments in the Ponto-Caspian steppe -- The first stage of the food-producing economy -- The second stage of the food-producing economy -- The domestication and early use of the horse -- The development of the pit-grave cultural community -- The spread of wheeled transport: a prerequisite to the opening of the Great Silk Road routes -- The Eurasian steppe in the Bronze Age -- Proto-urban culture in the Urals -- The chariots of the Eurasian steppe -- The crisis of complex economy, the development of nomadism in the Eurasian steppe, and the origins of the Great Silk Road routes -- The origin and spread of the Bactrian camel -- Archaeological cultures of southern Central Asia -- Southern Turkmenistan -- The lower and middle part of Transoxiana -- Ferghana -- Kirghizstan -- Relations between eastern and western Central Asia -- Contacts of the Xinjiang people with the West in the Copper Age, and the Tocharian question -- Contacts of the Xinjiang people with the West in the Bronze Age
Control code
141483910
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 248 p.
Isbn
9780812240412
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023278
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)141483910

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