Conquests of Genghis Khan, The. (eBook, 2008) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
New WorldCat.org coming soon
Conquests of Genghis Khan, The.
Checking...

Conquests of Genghis Khan, The.

Author: Alison Behnke
Publisher: Minneapolis : Lerner Publishing Group, 2008.
Series: Pivotal moments in history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
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  Read more...
Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Behnke, Alison.
Conquests of Genghis Khan, The.
Minneapolis : Lerner Publishing Group, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alison Behnke
ISBN: 9780761340256 0761340254
OCLC Number: 1011165751
Description: 1 online resource (164 pages)
Contents: Front Cover; Front Flap; Title Page; Copyright Info; Contents; Chapter One Life Among The Mongols; Chapter Two Struggles On The Steppes; 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 Khan's Wake; Primary Source Research; Primary Source: Portraits; Timeline; Glossary; Who""s Who?; Source Notes; Selected Bibliography; Further Reading And Websites; Index; About The Author/Photo Acknowledgments; Back Flap; Back Cover
Series Title: Pivotal moments in history.

Abstract:

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.

Reviews

Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.