The Silk Road

andreazg 2017-01-13 14:54:02

ppt about the Romans and their trade along the Silk Road. Thanks to it Romans found out about the silk clothes which they adored.
Romans and later other brought to Europe different goods and inventions. Some of the inventions like compasses, gunpowder or knowledge how to build large ships helped Europeans to travel longer distances or to win wars.
Another great invention that was brought from China was a knowledge how to build a printing machine. Thanks to that knowledge, Gutenberg made his own printing machine and this helped in spreading the Christianity throughout Europe and the world (the first printed book was the Bible).

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