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A Magical Society: Silk Road


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A Magical Society: Silk Road is a 160 page supplement detailing great overland trade routes. Borrowing extensively from the caravans of Central Asia,

A Magical Society: Silk Road covers a variety of topics: what factors engender great overland trade routes, what elements accompany the existence of silk roads, and how do caravans function on the road (with consideration to terrain). Due to general unfamiliarity with Central Asia, an entire chapter is dedicated to the historic Silk Road with maps detailing the major trade destinations. And last but not least, there is a trade system with over 1,000 trade goods, giving ultimate tools for economic simulation.

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August 15th, 2010
As with all of the Magical Society series, a little old in style and layout, but without peer in content and value. Highly recommended if you want to create your own trading tables with realistic/sensible reasoning behind it...and have a good idea of [...]
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September 25th, 2006
Silk Road The Silk Road brings upon great images of adventure into the unknown and with new and possible exotic civilizations. I like the adventure and campaigns the imagery of the Silk Road brings up. A mercantile campaign of exploration and diplom [...]
September 23rd, 2006
Absolutely enjoyable and helpful. Recommended for any large scale campaign. LIKED: The historical background, the associated tables and the underground caravan materials (actually the swamp caravans were fun as well). DISLIKED [...]
June 7th, 2006
Another excellent product by Expeditious Retreat. Just in time too, since I'm working on something that includes caravans and caravan routes. LIKED: Good information on caravans and what they carry. DISLIKED: Nothing to d [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on June 02, 2006.