Book Title: The Silk Roads: A New History of the World
Author: Peter Frankopan
Details: Published in August 2015 by Bloomsbury Publishing, 632 pages.
Peter Frankopan offers the reader a gripping history of human development. His account starts from the first inter-societal exchanges to the emergence of the first Silk Roads. The book has plenty of vivid anecdotes and humour to help the reader with names, places and events. The Silk Roads brings to life how these routes continue to shape our world today.