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The Mongols, a very short introduction, Morris Rossabi

Summary
The Mongols carved out the largest land-based empire in world history, stretching from Korea to Russia and from China to Syria. Although this book does not ignore the devastation and killings wrought by the Mongols, it also reveals their contributions to governance, arts, culture, and the promotion of trade
Table Of Contents
Genealogical chart of prominent Mongol khans -- 1. Life on the steppes -- 2. Chinggis Khan emerges -- 3. Conquest and Governance -- 4. The Mongols and the world. Pt. 1 -- 5. The Mongols and the World. Pt. 2 -- 6. The Mongols and arts and culture -- 7. Decline, fall, and legacy
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (xx, 136 pages.), illustrations, maps.
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9786613889317

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