Infrastructure of Great Silk Road North Branch in Areas: Western Kazakhstan – Lower Volga region – Don region – North Caucasus
作者: Koltsov P.M. Baitanayev B.A. Gadjiev M.S.
刊名: Поволжская Археология, 2019, Vol.30 (4)
来源数据库: Institute of Archaeology Tatarstan Academy of Science
关键词: ArchaeologyLower Volga regionThe Middle AgesThe north branch of Great Silk RoadGolden Horde citiesTrade routesCaravanseraiCartographic sourcesGeoinformational systemsArchaeological sources
原始语种摘要: Infrastructure of the north branch of Great Silk Road is the valuable source for the reconstruction of integral picture of historical, ethnocultural and economical development of Сaspian tribes and peoples in the Middle Ages. The analysis of writing and archaeological sources showed that despite the success of Golden Horde cities research, the branching network of trade routes and caravanserais on the south of Russia were left unstudied. That’s why, in the paper special attention was given to attempts of reconstruction of overland roads on the north branch of Great Silk Road based on space photos, cartography sources, writing and archaeological sources. The authors suggest that not less important direction in the research of the structure and functions of the north branch of Great Silk...
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