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Genghis Khan.

Author: James Chambers
Publisher: Stroud : The History Press, 2012.
Series: Essential biographies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genghis Khan, the thirteenth century emperor, is known for his bloodthirsty, ruthless campaigns; however he was also one of the greatest commanders in history. Though a master of terror - his campaigns in northern China and Iran were accompanied by a level of slaughter that was not seen again until the twentieth century - he was just as generous to his subjects and often magnanimous in victory. His broad, ambitious  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Chambers, James.
Genghis Khan.
Stroud : The History Press, ©2012
Named Person: Genghis Khan; Genghis Khan
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Chambers
ISBN: 9780752486635 0752486632
OCLC Number: 852756084
Description: 1 online resource (102 pages).
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; A Note on Transliteration; Acknowledgements; Chronology; 1. The Sons of the Grey Wolf; 2. The Pauper Prince; 3. The War of the Brothers; 4. The Invincible Army; 5. The War with the Golden Emperors; 6. The Road to Samarkand; 7. The Last Campaign; Notes; Bibliography.
Series Title: Essential biographies.

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Genghis Khan, the thirteenth century emperor, is known for his bloodthirsty, ruthless campaigns; however he was also one of the greatest commanders in history. Though a master of terror - his campaigns in northern China and Iran were accompanied by a level of slaughter that was not seen again until the twentieth century - he was just as generous to his subjects and often magnanimous in victory. His broad, ambitious strategies and elusive tactics were so far ahead of their time that they were acknowledged models for some of the most successful tank commanders of the Second World War. At th.

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