The Conquests of Genghis Khan
Twenty-First Century Books, 2008年1月1日 - 160 頁
Can one man really change the world? If that man is Genghis Khan, the answer is yes. Born around 1161, Temujin, as he was named, grew up in humble surroundings. As a teenager, he fled from enemy raiders, but he became a fearless—and feared—man who commanded an army of thousands and an empire of millions. In fact, by the mid-1200s Genghis Khan’s Mongol Empire included much of the known world. Though he was responsible for the deaths of millions, he also showed tolerance for religious and cultural differences among the many peoples he conquered, and he brought stability and unification to a vast area where it had never before existed. Even today, the name Genghis Khan continues to instill fear in some and admiration in others. His election as Great Khan in approximately 1190 is surely one of history’s most pivotal moments.
第 1 到 5 筆結果，共 89 筆
If that man is Genghis Khan, the answer is yes. Born around A.D. 1161, Temujin, as he was named, grew up in humble surroundings. As a teenager, he fled from enemy raiders, but he became a fearless— and feared—man who commanded an army ...
Alison Behnke. THE CONQUESTS OF GENGHIS KHAN ALISON BEHNKE TWENTY-FIRSTCENTURYBOOKS MINNEAPOLIS Primary source material in this text is printed over an. Title Page.
The image on the jacket and cover is a Persian illustration of Genghis Khan, preceeded in battle by his general, Jebe, during the invasion of the Khwarazam Empire. It is estimated to have been created in the fourteenth century.
... CHAPTER FOUR THE FOUNDATIONSOF AN EMPIRE .58 CHAPTER FIVE STORMING THE GATES OF CATHAY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ..72 CHAPTER SIX A WAVE CRASHING WESTWARD...90 EPILOGUE IN THE GREAT KHAN'S WAKE .
—Bodonchar, a mythical ancestor of Genghis Khan, quoted in The Secret History ofthe Mongols, ca. 1227–1240 the thundering beat of horses' hooves. Enemy raiders descended on the Mongol camp, sending its frightened peo- ple running for ...
讀者評論 - 撰寫評論
Chapter Three Forging A Mongol Nation
Chapter Four The Foundations Of An Empire
Chapter Five Storming The Gates Of Cathay
Chapter Six A Wave Crashing Westward
Epilogue In The Great Khans Wake
Primary Source Research
Further Reading And Websites
About The AuthorPhoto Acknowledgments