Kublai Khan
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Kublai Khan


  • Author : John Man
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-03-31
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446486153


Kublai Khan Book Description :

In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure dome decree Kublai Khan lives on in the popular imagination thanks to these two lines of poetry by Coleridge. But the true story behind this legend is even more fantastic than the poem would have us believe. He inherited the second largest land empire in history from his grandfather, Genghis Khan. He promptly set about extending this into the biggest empire the world has ever seen, extending his rule from China to Iraq, from Siberia to Afghanistan. His personal domain covered sixty-percent of all Asia, and one-fifth of the world's land area. The West first learnt of this great Khan through the reports of Marco Polo. Kublai had not been born to rule, but had clawed his way to leadership, achieving power only...

Marco Polo and the Realm of Kublai Khan

Marco Polo and the Realm of Kublai Khan


  • Author : Tim McNeese
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01
  • Genre: Asia
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781438102467


Marco Polo and the Realm of Kublai Khan Book Description :

In 1271, 17-year-old Marco Polo traveled from Venice to meet the great ruler of the east, Kublai Khan. This ruler of the enormous Mongol Empire invited Polo into his service; thus began Polo's 25 years of travel to the far corners of the Mongol empire. Wh...

Kublai Khan
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Kublai Khan


  • Author : John Man
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-03-31
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781446486153


Kublai Khan Book Description :

In Xanadu did Kubla Khan A stately pleasure dome decree Kublai Khan lives on in the popular imagination thanks to these two lines of poetry by Coleridge. But the true story behind this legend is even more fantastic than the poem would have us believe. He inherited the second largest land empire in history from his grandfather, Genghis Khan. He promptly set about extending this into the biggest empire the world has ever seen, extending his rule from China to Iraq, from Siberia to Afghanistan. His personal domain covered sixty-percent of all Asia, and one-fifth of the world's land area. The West first learnt of this great Khan through the reports of Marco Polo. Kublai had not been born to rule, but had clawed his way to leadership, achieving power only...

Kublai Khan
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

Kublai Khan


  • Author : Kim Dramer
  • Publisher : Chelsea House Pub
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1555468128


Kublai Khan Book Description :

A biography of the founder of the Mongol Dynasty in China....

Kublai Khan

Kublai Khan


  • Author : Andrew Vietze
  • Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-07-15
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781499463545


Kublai Khan Book Description :

Grandson of the feared Mongol warlord Genghis Khan, Kublai Khan inherited a vast empire and then doubled its size. This biography examines how Kublai’s childhood influenced his later embrace of Chinese culture as emperor of China. After defeating his brother Ariq Böke in the Toluid Civil War, Kublai became Great Khan. Thanks to the stability of his rule and the sponsorship of his administration, the Mongol Empire saw economic, social, and cultural advancements that were well ahead of much of the world....

The Mongol Warlords
Score: 3
From 1 Ratings

The Mongol Warlords


  • Author : David Nicolle
  • Publisher : Caxton Editions
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105025922746


The Mongol Warlords Book Description :

A very broad and complete coverage of the Mongolian culture and its military campaigns. The book focuses on the four great Mongol leaders: Genghis Khan, Kublai Khan, Hulego and Tamerlane....

Kublai Khan

Kublai Khan


  • Author : Maria Ribaric Demers
  • Publisher : Vantage Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2006-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0533153247


Kublai Khan Book Description :

The American woman's love for the Serbian artist will take her to Yugoslavia, Paris, and North Africa....

Yuan Dynasty Emperors

Yuan Dynasty Emperors


  • Author : Source Wikipedia
  • Publisher : Books LLC, Wiki Series
  • Release Date : 2010-09
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1155595696


Yuan Dynasty Emperors Book Description :

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 36. Chapters: Kublai Khan, Jayaatu Khan, Emperor Wenzong of Yuan, Tem r Khan, Emperor Chengzong of Yuan, Borjigin, Ayurbarwada Buyantu Khan, Emperor Renzong of Yuan, K l g Khan, Emperor Wuzong of Yuan, Ukhaantu Khan, Emperor Huizong of Yuan, Gegeen Khan, Emperor Yingzong of Yuan, Yes n Tem r Khan, Emperor Taiding of Yuan, Biligt Khan Ayushiridara, List of emperors of the Yuan Dynasty, Khutughtu Khan, Emperor Mingzong of Yuan, Tayisung Khan Toghtoa Bukha, Ragibagh Khan, Emperor Tianshun of Yuan, Elbeg Nig les gchi Khan, Rinchinbal Khan, Emperor Ningzong of Yuan, Uskhal Khan T g?'s Tem r, Jorightu Khan Yes der, G n Tem ...

Monks of Kublai Khan  Emperor of China

Monks of Kublai Khan Emperor of China


  • Author : Rabban Sawma
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Academic
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1350157740


Monks of Kublai Khan Emperor of China Book Description :

Towards the end of the thirteenth century the Nestorian monk, Rabban Sawma, together with his disciple Mark, set out from Khanbaliq (Beijing), the capital city of Kublai Khan's Mongol Empire, on a pilgrimage to Jerusalem. Travelling through northern China and Central Asia they arrived at Maraghah, capital city of the Ilkhanate that was Mongol-ruled Persia. Military unrest prevented them from ever reaching Jerusalem but they did reah Baghdad, where Rabban Sawma spent many years. Summoned by Arghun Khan, the Ilkhan ruler and grand nephew of Kublai Khan, Sawma was made Ilkhanid ambassador and sent to Europe, first travelling to Constantinople to meet the Byzantine emperor and then to meet the kings of France and England as well as Pope Nicholas IV. Sawm...

The Travels of Marco Polo
Score: 4.5
From 5 Ratings

The Travels of Marco Polo


  • Author : Marco Polo
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1845
  • Genre: Asia
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : HARVARD:32044004360855


The Travels of Marco Polo Book Description :

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