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Exploring ancient salt road in Shanxi

People's Daily Online)  08:29, February 20, 2013  

Calligraphy is found on the wall of an ancient building by an ancient road in Yuncheng, north China's Shanxi province. (

Edited and translated by Ye Xin, People's Daily Online

An ancient salt road, which started from Yuancheng, north China's Shanxi province, ran through the junction of Shanxi and Henan. It served as an important route for economic and cultural exchanges in the joining regions of Shanxi and Henan in ancient times.

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