Marco Polo and the Silk Road
RACES: The reopening of the Silk Road help spark the renaissance because now they can trad and travelers would be safe now to go on the Silk Road. On the text book it says that,"they once again made the roads safe for travelers and traders(Holt 299). The Renaissance took over china because the Roman Empire and the Han dynasty fell, so there were no soldiers to protect the travelers and traders between Europe and Asia. In conclusion, the reopening of the Silk Road was good for the Renaissance.