Travel in the Ancient World

Travel in the Ancient World

Book Title: Travel in the Ancient World

Author: Xinru Liu

Format: Paperback | 408 pages

Publication Date: 01 Mar 1994

ISBN-13: 9780801848087

The only book of its kind in any language, Travel in the Ancient World offers a lively, comprehensive history of ancient travel, from the first Egyptian voyages recorded in Old Kingdom inscriptions through Greek and Roman times to the Christian pilgrimages of the fourth and sixth centuries. Rich in anecdote and colorful detail, it now returns to print in paperback with a new preface by the author.