CHP-047 Adventurer Zhang Qian

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Jun 22, 201127m
CHP-047 Adventurer Zhang Qian
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In this episode we look at the life of one of the bravest and greatest adventurers of ancient times.  Zhang Qian was selected by the Han Dynasty Emperor Wu to make a political alliance with a distant central Asian people, the Yuezhi. Zhang Qian’s thirteen year journey to the west between 138 BC and 126 continue reading >>

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