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Village (Silk Caravan) Alani (Imperator Augustus)Alani (Imperator Augustus) Silk Level 2

Village (Silk Caravan)

"We came by way of Antioch. Interesting food."

The trade in luxury textiles in the ancient world was extremely lucrative as clothing and decorative fabrics became a sign of status and prestige. Silk was the jealously guarded secret of the Chinese for over two thousand years. Once the Silk Road was opened in the 1st century BC it proved highly desirable and, although considered by some immoral and decadent, soon became very profitable. Despite this, western cultures did not obtain the secret of making silk for themselves until 550AD.

Silk

Farmstead (Silk Trader)
Farmstead (Silk Trader)
(barb_silk_1)
Silk Level 0
Village (Silk Caravan)
Village (Silk Caravan)
(barb_silk_2)
Silk Level 1
Town (Silk Market)
Town (Silk Market)
(barb_silk_3)
Silk Level 2
Pagus (Silk Road)
Pagus (Silk Road)
(barb_silk_4)
Silk Level 3
Village (Silk Caravan)

Building Name

Village (Silk Caravan)

Level Name

barb_silk_2

Building Chain

Silk

Building Level

2

Create Time

3

Create Cost

1700

Effects

-1 food (this_region)
+10% wealth from all commerce (all regions)
150 wealth from local commerce (this_building)
+2 growth per turn (this_province)
+1 public order per turn (this_province)
80 textiles (this_building)
[NOT DISPLAYED] Drives the road levels between settlements (this_region)
+12 line of sight across borders (this_region)

Provides Garrison Army

120 Steppe Archers
120 Steppe Archers
Steppe Archers
(Ste_Archers)
Missile Infantry
80 Noble Horse Archers
Noble Horse Archers
(Ste_Noble_Horse_Archers)
Missile Cavalry
160 Tribesmen
160 Tribesmen
Tribesmen
(Ste_Tribesmen)
Spear Infantry

Recruitable Units

Recruitable Units Lv. 0
No. Unit Sol. Costom Cost Recru. Cost Unkeep Cost Ship HP. Ship Spd. Msl. Dmg. Rng. Sht. /min Amo. Mle. Atk. Mle. Dmg. Chg. Mle. Def. Arm. HP. Mor.
1
80 Steppe Horse Archers
Cavalry / Missile Cavalry / (Ste_Horse_Archers)
Steppe Horse Archers
These horse archers can pepper an enemy before moving in for close-combat.
80 360 360 80 40 125 6 15 9 24 4 13 10 70 30
2
160 Young Axes
Melee Infantry / Melee Infantry / (Ste_Young_Axes)
Young Axes
Youthful courage and desire for glory make up for any shortcomings in axe-skill.
160 190 190 50 28 26 14 51 15 45 25