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I admit I double-checked our diary for "Silk Road", too; but in the end I assumed that Zwackus meant that the Silk Road and Chinese traders brought many of the innovations to Europe which Weatherford credits to the expansion of the Mongol Empire.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Mon May 13th, 2013 at 09:25:39 AM EST
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