The Silk Road and the Cities of the Golden Horde


German A. Fedorov-Davydov

Table of Contents

Biography of German Fedorov-Davydov

Chapter 1. The Beginnings

Chapter 2. From the Sarmatians to the Mongols

Chapter 3. The Mongol Conquest and the First Transcontinental Journeys

Chapter 4. Maps

Chapter 5. Trade

Chapter 6. Money

Chapter 7. The Simferopol Treasure

Chapter 8. The Archaeology of New Sarai

Chapter 9. The Lower Classes

Chapter 10. In the Aristocratic Quarters of New Sarai

Chapter 11. The Excavations in Old Sarai

Chapter 12. Craft Ships

Chapter 13. City Life in War and Peace

Chapter 14. Religious Matters

Chapter 15. The Disaster of 1395

Chapter 16. Conclusion


Note: All the plates illustrated in The Silk Road and the Cities of the Golden Horde. click are on the CSEN Website.

Index to 110 Color Plates



With a contribution by V.V. Dvornichenko; English editor, Jeannine Davis-Kimball; Russian acquistion, Alexander Leskov; English translation, Alexander Nymark.The Silk Road and the Cities of the Golden Horde. Berkeley, CA: Zinat Press.
Pp. 210. Narrative has 32 B&W Figures; 109 B&W Plates (Color plates at and 116 Catalogue entries. Glossary, Bibliography, and Index. $39.50 plus shipping
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