Interpretive Resource

Audio Lecture: Byzantium and Points East

Audio Lecture: Byzantium and Points East

The Byzantine Empire formed a link between the vital cultures of the Silk Road and the classical traditions of the West. Cultural diversity and great wealth created a rich artistic mixture. Robert S. Nelson concludes our Silk Road Scholar Series with an examination of this glorious civilization.

Robert Nelson
May 10, 2007

Asia, Byzantine Empire, Christianity, Egypt, Europe, India, Mediterranean, Roman Empire, Rome, Silk Road, textiles, travel


High School, Middle School

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