Roman-Indo-Parthian Trade

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Arienne King
by Kings and Generals
published on 31 May 2021

We are continuing our new animated historical documentary series on the Roman trade and economy with a video on the trade with the Indo-Parthian Kingdom. Previously we have covered the Roman trade with India the importance of Egypt and Roman-African trade

The video was made by our friend AndrĂ¡s Szente-Dzsida, while the script was researched and written by Matt Hollis

This video was narrated by Officially Devin (

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Alan K. Bowman and Dominic Rathbone - Cities and Administration in Roman Egypt
Adrian Goldsworthy - Pax Romana: War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World

Production Music courtesy of Epidemic Sound:

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