<span style="color:red">Central Asia in World History - The Pivot of History</span>
Central Asia in World History by Peter B. Golden
Publisher: O.U.P | ISBN: 0195338197 | 2011 | PDF | 192 pages | 7 MB
A vast region stretching roughly from the Volga River to Manchuria and the northern Chinese borderlands, Central Asia has been called the "pivot of history," a land where nomadic invaders and Silk Road traders changed the destinies of states that ringed its borders, including pre-modern Europe, the Middle East, and China. In Central Asia in World History, Peter B. Golden provides an engaging account of this important region, ranging from prehistory to the present, focusing largely on the unique melting pot of cultures that this region...