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Author McLynn, Frank, author.

Title Genghis Khan : his conquests, his empire, his legacy / Frank McLynn.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Da Capo Press, a member of the Perseus Books Group, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Genghis Khan MCLY    Available
Edition First Da Capo Press edition.
Description xxxvi, 646 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-632) and index.
Contents The nomads of Mongolia -- Early years -- The rise and rise of Temujin -- Temujin becomes Genghis Khan -- The ever victorious army -- The character and personality of the Khan -- The invasion of the Jin Empire -- The conquest of northern China -- Westward diversions -- Downfall of the Shah -- The Khwarezmian Empire destroyed -- The Great Raid -- The twilight years -- Ogodei -- Administering the Mongol Empire -- The invasion of eastern Europe -- Hungary and the Adriatic -- Appendix 1. Mongol religion -- Appendix 2. The fall of Qara Khitai.
Subject Genghis Khan, 1162-1227.
Mongols -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
ISBN 9780306823954

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