Sogdians – History of Central Asia

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Sogdians: A horse-drawn chariot from the Oxus Treasure (British Museum, thanks to Mary Harrsch) Where did they come from? The Sogdians came to Sogdiana  probably about 1500 BC. (That's modern Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.) They were part of the wave of Yamnaya migration to the south-east. Who were the Yamnaya? Bronze Age timeline Central [...]