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Weaving Threads: Travels on the Silk Road Nancy M Hayes

Weaving Threads: Travels on the Silk Road

Nancy M Hayes

Published
ISBN : 9781937650247
Paperback
256 pages
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It is 1965. Nancy and Ross Hayes, in their early twenties and newly married, set off in a VW Beetle to realize Nancys childhood dream of retracing Marco Polos route along the exotic Silk Road that connects Europe with the Far East. Through ruggedMoreIt is 1965. Nancy and Ross Hayes, in their early twenties and newly married, set off in a VW Beetle to realize Nancys childhood dream of retracing Marco Polos route along the exotic Silk Road that connects Europe with the Far East. Through rugged mountain passes, blast-furnace deserts, crumbling cities, and fertile valleys rimmed with snow-capped mountains, they are utterly captivated by the majestic landscape, the ancient cultures, the kind-hearted people, and, most of all, by each other. Halted by war and the Soviet Iron Curtain, they are forced to return home to Canada, where forty years will pass before the intrepid travellers return to complete their Silk Road journey. I