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Culture and conquest in Mongol Eurasia

Author: Thomas T Allsen; Ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series: Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization
Edition/Format:   eBook : English : [Online-ausg.]View all editions and formats
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In the thirteenth century, the Mongols created a vast transcontinental empire that functioned as a cultural 'clearing house' for the Old World. Under Mongol auspices various commodities, ideologies and technologies were disseminated across Eurasia. The focus of this path-breaking study is the extensive exchanges between Iran and China. The Mongol rulers of these two ancient civilizations 'shared' the cultural  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als:
Druck-Ausgabe
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas T Allsen; Ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 9780511497445 051149744X 9780521803359 0521803357 9780521602709 052160270X
OCLC Number: 704507670
Reproduction Notes: Online-Ausg. Palo Alto, Calif. ebrary, 2009. online-Ressource.
Description: xiii, 245 Seiten ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. I. Background. --
1 Introduction. --
2 Before the Mongols. --
pt. II. Political-Economic Relations. --
3 Formation of the Il-qans, 1251-1265. --
4 Grand Qans and Il-qans, 1265-1295. --
5 Continuity and change under Ghazan, 1295-1304. --
6 Sultans and Grand Qans, 1304-1335. --
7 Economic ties. --
8 Overview of the relationship. --
pt. III. Intermediaries. --
9 Marco Polo and Po-lo. --
10 Qubilai and Bolad Aqa. --
11 Rashid al-Din and Pulad chinksank. --
pt. IV. Cultural Exchange. --
12 Historiography. --
13 Geography and cartography. --
14 Agriculture. --
15 Cuisine. --
16 Medicine. --
17 Astronomy. --
18 Printing. --
pt. V. Analysis and Conclusions. --
19 Models and methods. --
20 Agency. --
21 Filtering. --
22 Summation.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization
Responsibility: Thomas T. Allsen.

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Thomas Allsen's latest book breaks new scholarly boundaries in its exploration of cultural and scientific exchanges across Mongol Eurasia. Contrary to popular belief, Mongol rulers were intensely  Read more...

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