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Sogdia

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Sogdiana or Sogdia was the ancient Indo-European civilization of an Iranian people that at different times included territory located in present-day Tajikistan and ...

Sogdiana - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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Jan 8, 2012 ... Sogdiana (or Sogdia) is a region in Central Asia between the mighty rivers Iaxartes in the north and Oxus in the south. Its eastern and western ...

The Lost Empire that Ruled the Silk Road - io9 - Gizmodo

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Apr 16, 2014 ... It was also hugely influential: Sogdian, the language of Samarkand and its environs, was the lingua franca along trade routes that led east into ...

The Sogdians of the Silk Road

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Apr 4, 2011 ... Many peoples engaged in trade along the Silk Road including the Syrians, and Indians however the Sogdians dominated the trade route.

Sogdiana - New World Encyclopedia

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Oct 9, 2015 ... Sogdiana or Sogdia (Tajik: Суғд - Old Persian: Sughuda; Persian: سغد; ... The Sogdians occupied a key position along the ancient Silk Road, ...

Sogdians in China: A Short History and Some New Discoveries

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he Sogdians were the inhabitants of fertile valleys surrounded by deserts, the most important of which was the Zeravshan valley, in today's Uzbekistan and ...

Kingdoms of Central Asia - Transoxiana / Sogdiana / Khorasan ...

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In 330 BC Sogdiana becomes part of the Greek empire. In the 320s BC, the Persians and the Greeks under Alexander place the Amyrgian Sakas beyond ...

Sogdia - Wikiwand

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Sogdiana or Sogdia was the ancient civilization of an Iranian people and a province of the Achaemenid Empire, eighteenth in the list on the Behistun Inscription ...

The Glories of Sogdiana - Silkroad Foundation

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The area can be divided into three parts, Sogdiana, Ferghana and Khorezm. Sogdiana was made up of the Zaravshan and Kashka Daryâ river valleys, ...

Sogdian - definition of Sogdian by The Free Dictionary

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A member of an ancient Iranian people whose homeland was in the area around Samarkand and who had established settlements throughout Chinese ...

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SOGDIANA iii. HISTORY AND ARCHEOLOGY – Encyclopaedia ...

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Mar 4, 2011 ... SOGDIANA. iii. HISTORY AND ARCHEOLOGY. Sogdiana, an Iranian-speaking region in Central Asia, stretches from the rivers Āmu Daryā in ...

Megas Alexandros: Alexander in Bactria and Sogdiana (Central ...

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Mar 13, 2012 ... Getting ready for a tour of Uzbekistan, my thoughts inevitably turn to Alexander the Great for this is the territory of Bactria and Sogdiana where ...

the Archaeology of Sogdiana - Silkroad Foundation

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Boris I. Marshak. The Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. S. ogdiana (or Sogd) is a region in Central Asia that was populated by Sogdians, people speaking and ...