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Samarkand alternatively Samarqand or Samarcand, is a city in modern-day Uzbekistan and is one of the oldest inhabited cities in Central Asia. There is ...

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Samarkand (also and more rarely in English, Samarqand), is perhaps the most famous city of modern Uzbekistan. The city centre is a UNESCO World Heritage ...

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Samarkand is situated in the valley of the river Zerafshan. It is the second largest city of Uzbekistan and is of the same age as the city of Babylon or Rome.

en.unesco.org/silkroad/content/samarkand

The city of Samarkand has been at the crossroads of world cultures for over two and a half millennia, and is one of the most important sites on the Silk Routes ...

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The historic town of Samarkand is a crossroad and melting pot of the world's cultures. Founded in the 7th century B.C. as ancient Afrasiab, Samarkand had its  ...

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Explore Samarkand holidays and discover the best time and places to visit. | No name is as evocative of the Silk Road as Samarkand (Samarqand). For most ...

www.britannica.com/place/Samarkand-Uzbekistan

Samarkand: City in east-central Uzbekistan that is one of the oldest cities of Central Asia. Known as Maracanda in the 4th century bce, it was the capital of ...

depts.washington.edu/silkroad/cities/uz/samarkand/samarkand.html

Those who ruled Samarkand developed a complex network of irrigation channels , as shown in this map. As we know from the authors of historic accounts, ...

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Apr 19, 2013 ... Samarkand has an important history along the Ancient Silk Road and was the capital of Emir Timir's empire. It is rich in fascinating architecture ...