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A Central Asian city on the Silk Road: ancient and medieval Merv

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Georgina Herrmann

UCL Institute of Archaeology, GB
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Abstract

In the 11th century AD, Merv was one of the world's largest and most splendid cities. Today it is a h uge archaeological site, the complexities of which are being unravelled by the International Merv Project (IMP). Here the Director of the IMP
charts the succession of cities that have flourished in the Merv oasis and describes the work of the project.
How to Cite: Herrmann, G., (1997). A Central Asian city on the Silk Road: ancient and medieval Merv. Archaeology International. 1, pp.32–36. DOI: http://doi.org/10.5334/ai.0110
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Published on 23 Nov 1997.
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