Subscriber Essay: Timur's Samarkand

This week we’re talking about the history of major Central Asian cities, and I have to confess this is a topic about which I'm not all that well versed. And by that I mean urban history in general, it's just not my area. City plans, neighborhood descriptions, daily life, you'd need to find somebody who specializes in that sort of thing for more informat…

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