Why was the trip over the Silk Road so expensive?
The Silk Road:
The Silk Road was a trade route between China and the west. It had existed since ancient times, and was a means to transport valuable products such as silk and spices.
Answer and Explanation:
The Silk road was the only way to get from China to the Mediterranean region until the discovery of water routes in the 15th century. This route was...
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