When Asia Was the World: Traveling Merchants, Scholars, Warriors, and Monks Who Created the “Riches of the East” [Audiobook] by Stewart Gordon
English | May 22nd, 2018 | ASIN: B07CWXHCH6 | MP3@64 kbps | 5 hrs 36 mins | 154.84 MB
Narrator: Derek Perkins
While European intellectual, cultural, and commercial life stagnated during the early medieval period, Asia flourished as the wellspring of science, philosophy, and religion. Linked together by a web of religious, commercial, and intellectual connections, the different regions of Asia's vast civilization, from Arabia to China, hummed with commerce, international diplomacy, and the brisk exchange of ideas.