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The Mongols: A History

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The Mongols were the superpower of their day, erupting out of Central Asia in 1206 to conquer an empire stretching from Poland to Korea. Their arrival in the Middle East upset the very tenuous balance between Christendom and Islam, sparking a long-simmering rivalry that has, as we all know, lasted to this day.An absorbing, detailed narrative on the clans, feuds, battles, and conquests of the Mongol era, covering every aspect of Mongol intrigue, logistics, and tactics.

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The classic history of the Mongols, by a highly respected writer and translator Jeremiah Curtin

Synopsis:

The Mongols were the superpower of their day, erupting out of Central Asia in 1206 to conquer an empire stretching from Poland to Korea. Their arrival in the Middle East upset the very tenuous balance between Christendom and Islam, sparking a long-simmering rivalry that has, as we all know, lasted to this day.An absorbing, detailed narrative on the clans, feuds, battles, and conquests of the Mongol era, covering every aspect of Mongol intrigue, logistics, and tactics.

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An absorbing detailed narrative, this book reveals the clans, feuds, battles, and conquests of the Mongol era. 1 map.

About the Author

Jeremiah Curtin (1835-1906) served in the U.S. diplomatic corps and represented Native American interests before the U.S. Civil Service Commission and Department of the Interior. Greatly admired both for his linguistic skills and his humanitarian interests, he is also renowned as the translator of Polish novelist Henryk Sienkiewicz.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306812439
Foreword:
Roosevelt, Theodore
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Foreword by:
Roosevelt, Theodore
Foreword:
Roosevelt, Theodore
Author:
Curtin, Jeremiah
Location:
Cambridge, Mass.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Asia - General
Subject:
Asia
Subject:
Mongols
Subject:
World
Subject:
World History-Asia
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
GTR-132
Publication Date:
20030331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
456
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 20 oz

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The classic history of the Mongols, by a highly respected writer and translator Jeremiah Curtin
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The Mongols were the superpower of their day, erupting out of Central Asia in 1206 to conquer an empire stretching from Poland to Korea. Their arrival in the Middle East upset the very tenuous balance between Christendom and Islam, sparking a long-simmering rivalry that has, as we all know, lasted to this day.An absorbing, detailed narrative on the clans, feuds, battles, and conquests of the Mongol era, covering every aspect of Mongol intrigue, logistics, and tactics.
"Synopsis" by , An absorbing detailed narrative, this book reveals the clans, feuds, battles, and conquests of the Mongol era. 1 map.
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