The value of one woman was 40 bolts of silk. (300-500 BC)
Silk road Tash Rabat Carvanserai in Kyrgyzstan
Relgions on the silk road: Buddist, Muslim, Catholics.
Chronology on the silk road 500 BC – 1900 AD
Zhang Qian was a pioneer of the silk road, who opened up the trade route during the reign of Han Emperor Wudi, in 139-119 BC.
Silk Road: Khotan Oasis of Silk and Jade
Silk Road: The Glories of Ancient Chang’an
Silk Road: Art Gallery in the Desert
Silk Road: Across the Taklamkan Desert