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History of Ghenghis Khan [PDF / Epub] ☉ History of Ghenghis Khan By Jacob Abbott – Buyprobolan50.co.uk Genghis Khan born Borjigin Temüjin was the founder Khan ruler and Khagan emperor of the Mongol Empire which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death He came to power by uniting Genghis Khan born Borjigin Temüjin was the founder Khan ruler and Khagan emperor of the Mongol Empire which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death He came to power by uniting many of the History of MOBI :º nomadic tribes of northeast Asia After founding the Mongol Empire and being proclaimed Genghis Khan he started the Mongol invasions that would ultimately result in the conuest of most of Eurasia These included raids or invasions of the Kara Khitan Khanate Caucasus Khwarezmid Empire Western Xia and Jin dynasties These campaigns were often accompanied by wholesale massacres of the civilian populations – especially in Khwarezmia By the end of his life the Mongol Empire occupied a substantial portion of Central Asia and China Before Genghis Khan died he assigned Ögedei Khan as his successor and split his empire into khanates among his sons and grandsons He died in after defeating the Western Xia He was buried in an unmarked grave somewhere in Mongolia at an unknown location His descendants went on to stretch the Mongol Empire across most of Eurasia by conuering andor creating vassal states out of all of modern day China Korea the Caucasus Central Asian countries and substantial portions of modern Eastern Europe Russia and the Middle East Many of these invasions resulted in the large scale slaughter of local populations which have given Genghis Khan and his empire a fearsome reputation in local histories.

10 thoughts on “History of Ghenghis Khan

  1. Yigal Zur Yigal Zur says:

    one of the most amazing guys ever roamed earth a must read

  2. Aravind Aravind says:

    This simply narrated history of Genghis Khan traces the life of the great conueror from being the son of a minor chieftain in Mongolia to becoming the ruler of arguably the largest empire in history The language is archaic as it was published in the late nineteenth century The names of persons and places have been spelled differently which makes looking up of these names a bit difficult The book doesn't cover the details of his conuests beyond the modern day Afghanistan In short this book is an appetizer that has to be followed up by some sumptuous material on the Khan of the Khans

  3. Farhana Faruq Farhana Faruq says:

    My first audiobook wanted a subject I'd enjoy This was pretty awesome It's a non fiction about the life of Genghis Khan Starting from his father to Genghis's deathIt's a very old version with lots of detail I have no problem with either The only issue I had is the authors opinion of few things for example what he thought was barbaric or wrong etc I listened to this in conjunction with reading a Historical Fiction about Genghis Khan Genghis Birth of an Empire by Conn Iggulden It was nice to see how much was or wasn't that different

  4. Sicofonia Sicofonia says:

    Originally published in 1888 this book happens to be uite outdated Jacob Abbott wrote the series Makers Of History aiming at children as its primary audience Hence it's also very simplistic the way it was written although this is not necessarily a bad thingIf you want to read an accurate biography of Genghis Khan go elsewhere I'd even dare to say that the The History And The Life Of Chinggis Khan The Secret History Of The Mongols is accurate than thisHowever the book is very entertaining And the electronic edition that I found on Project Gutenberg is exuisitely done Just for that it deserves 3 stars

  5. Elaine Stevenson Elaine Stevenson says:

    Great historical fiction

  6. Ahmed El Batran Ahmed El Batran says:

    “At last he became completely discouraged and after signal defeat which he met with from a detachment which had been sent against him by Genghis Khan he went with the few troops that remained together to a strong fortress among the mountains and told the governor that it seemed to him useless to continue the struggle any longer and that he had come to shut himself up in the fortress and abandon the contest in despairThe governor however told him that it was not right for a prince the descendant of ancestors so illustrious as his and the inheritor of so resplendent a crown to yield to discouragement and despondency on account of the reverses of Pg 299fortune He advised him again to take the field and to raise a new army and continue the contest to the endJalaloddin determined to follow this advice and after a brief period of repose at the castle he again took the field”On Jalaloddin Uncle of utoz

  7. Hristina Ivanova Hristina Ivanova says:

    I listened to the audio version of this book A bit outdatedunderstandably and far too detailed for my liking but all in all an interesting read I would resort to modern sources for reliable info though

  8. Iami Menotu Iami Menotu says:

    Poorly written no detail no structure no analysis

  9. Amar Amar says:

    Probably my first book on Genghis KhanInformative sometimes

  10. Anukriti Gulati Anukriti Gulati says:

    A basic outline of Genghis Khan's life Hardly any details talking about strategies or emotions Bit judgey at times okay for a uick read

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