For deep-sea or trade-route cruising the smaller craft were of little use.
There can be no question, therefore, as to the trade-route to Ss-chuan.
This basin itself is a part of a trade-route destined very shortly to become one of the greatest highways of traffic in the world.
Thus then ended the second attempt to establish a trade-route between China and India.
He had made himself master of southern Mesopotamia and the Euphrates Valley trade-route by the year 609.
The trade-route followed the old routes of invasion, and Cologne was a resting-place between Warsaw and Flanders.
The Grand Road was now defined; thenceforth it was a trade-route to which commerce naturally turned.