One cultural route span the millenary: Chinese Tea Road

Baihao, Li, Jianhua, Zhu, Li, Huang and Jian, Guo (2005) One cultural route span the millenary: Chinese Tea Road. In: 15th ICOMOS General Assembly and International Symposium: ‘Monuments and sites in their setting - conserving cultural heritage in changing townscapes and landscapes’, 17 – 21 oct 2005, Xi'an, China. [Conference or Workshop Item]


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Abstract (in English)

In the process of Chinese ancient civilization, The Tea Road is the most famous and important road as the cultural route that communicated extensively with other countries in the world, which still affects people’s life style and behavior yet. The paper shows the great international channel from Yangloudong Town to Mongolia and Russia of tea trade by describing the tea-horse trade from Yangloudong to Shanxi Merchants and Russian merchants, and puts forward the content, object, meaning and strategy of the protection.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Baihao, Li
Jianhua, Zhu
Li, Huang
Jian, Guo
Languages: English
Keywords: cultural route; trade route; conservation; protection
Subjects: H.HERITAGE TYPOLOGIES > 07. Cultural routes
E.CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION > 11. Legal protection and Administration
Name of monument, town, site, museum: Tea Road
ICOMOS Special Collection: Scientific Symposium (ICOMOS General Assemblies)
ICOMOS Special Collection Volume: 2005, 15th
Depositing User: Jose Garcia
Date Deposited: 06 Dec 2010 13:07
Last Modified: 13 Jan 2011 19:15
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