The Resource The rise and fall of the second largest empire in history : how Genghis Khan's Mongols almost conquered the world, Thomas J. Craughwell, (ebook)

The rise and fall of the second largest empire in history : how Genghis Khan's Mongols almost conquered the world, Thomas J. Craughwell, (ebook)

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The rise and fall of the second largest empire in history : how Genghis Khan's Mongols almost conquered the world
Title
The rise and fall of the second largest empire in history
Title remainder
how Genghis Khan's Mongols almost conquered the world
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Craughwell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1956-
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Craughwell, Thomas J.
Dewey number
950/.22
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS19
LC item number
.C73 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Genghis Khan
  • Kublai Khan
  • Mongols
  • Imperialism
  • Middle Ages
  • Eurasia
Label
The rise and fall of the second largest empire in history : how Genghis Khan's Mongols almost conquered the world, Thomas J. Craughwell, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3399676
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Family tree -- Introduction -- The Asian Steppes: an intensely hostile world -- The savage boyhood of Tem<U+00de>ujin -- A friendless boy's first allies -- Tem<U+00de>ujin's first battle -- The showdown that made Tem<U+00de>ujin a Khan -- Tem<U+00de>ujin becomes Genghis Khan and the Mongol nation is born -- The nomads conquer an empire -- Northern China falls to the Mongols -- Ghengis Khan invades the Muslim world -- The Mongol style of warfare -- The passing of Genghis Khan -- "The Devil's Horsemen" invade Europe -- How one man's death saved Europe from destruction -- Rifts in the family -- The rise of Kublai Khan and the breakup of Genghis Khan's empire -- The first Mongol emperor of China -- Epilogue -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgements -- About the author -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
272 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3399676
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3399676
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3399676
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10715585
  • (CaONFJC)MIL524462
  • (OCoLC)923350417
Label
The rise and fall of the second largest empire in history : how Genghis Khan's Mongols almost conquered the world, Thomas J. Craughwell, (ebook)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/cmlibrary-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3399676
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Family tree -- Introduction -- The Asian Steppes: an intensely hostile world -- The savage boyhood of Tem<U+00de>ujin -- A friendless boy's first allies -- Tem<U+00de>ujin's first battle -- The showdown that made Tem<U+00de>ujin a Khan -- Tem<U+00de>ujin becomes Genghis Khan and the Mongol nation is born -- The nomads conquer an empire -- Northern China falls to the Mongols -- Ghengis Khan invades the Muslim world -- The Mongol style of warfare -- The passing of Genghis Khan -- "The Devil's Horsemen" invade Europe -- How one man's death saved Europe from destruction -- Rifts in the family -- The rise of Kublai Khan and the breakup of Genghis Khan's empire -- The first Mongol emperor of China -- Epilogue -- Bibliography -- Acknowledgements -- About the author -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
272 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBC3399676
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3399676
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL3399676
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10715585
  • (CaONFJC)MIL524462
  • (OCoLC)923350417

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