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Art and History to open your mind,
This review is from: The Silk Road: Art and History (Hardcover)
This book was lent to me by a Chinese friend Mr Ng
Who said Bob you like hysterical books,maybe you will
find it worth a look.Well needless to say I did.
This book plots the old trade routes between East and the West.
Starting over two thousand years ago, giving me a fresh
insight to the vast amount and diverse range of commodities
that were traded.
I found this plotted history of the Silk and Spice trade
routes so absorbing.I also found the insertion of poetry
and prose, well placed thougth out the book,a nice touch.
The photography by Antonia Tozer
Being a keen photographer myself I can really appreciate
the high standard and skill that went into producing the
This book to me is thought provoking, held my interest
from the preface to the words of Walt Whitmans Leaves of Grass.
Inconclusion this informative book by Jonathan Tucker is
not a hysterical book.But a true source of reference for