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The secret history of the Mongol queens

J. McIver Weatherford

The secret history of the Mongol queens

how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire

by J. McIver Weatherford

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English


About the Edition

A history of the ruling women of the Mongol Empire, this work reveals their struggle to preserve a nation that shaped the world.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesMongol queens
StatementJack Weatherford
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS22 .W39 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 317 p. :
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573493M
ISBN 100307407152
ISBN 109780307407153
LC Control Number2009020822
OCLC/WorldCa354817523

Weatherford is one of the foremost living scholars on the Mongols and he doesn't disappoint--the book assumes a basic knowledge of Genghis Khan and his descendants but this time the focus is on his daughters, daughter-in-laws, and finally, Queen Manduhai, probably the most powerful woman in Mongolian history (not counting Genghis' mother, Hoelun)/5(14). Get this from a library! The secret history of the Mongol queens. [J McIver Weatherford] -- A magnificently researched history of the ruling women of the Mongol Empire, this work reveals their struggle to preserve a nation that shaped the world.

The Mongol queens of the thirteenth century ruled the greatest empire the world has ever known. Yet sometime near the end of the century, censors cut a section from The Secret History of the Mongols, leaving a single tantalizing quote from Genghis Khan: “Let us reward our female offspring.”. The Mongol queens of the thirteenth century ruled the largest empire the world has ever known. Yet sometime near the end of the century, censors cut their story from The Secret History of the Mongols, leaving only a hint of a father's legacy for his daughters. The queens of the Silk Route turned their father's conquests into the world's first truly international empire, fostering trade.

  Buy The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire 1st Edition by Weatherford, Jack (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().   The Secret History of the Mongols is a chronicle written in the 13th century CE (with some later additions) and is the most important and oldest medieval Mongolian text. The book covers the origins of the Mongol people, the rise to power and reign of Genghis Khan (r. CE) and the reign of his son and successor Ogedei Khan (r. CE).). Written from a Mongolian .


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With The Secret History of the Mongol Queens, a groundbreaking and magnificently researched narrative, Jack Weatherford restores the queens’ missing chapter to the annals of history/5(22).

With The Secret History of the Mongol Queens, a groundbreaking and magnificently researched narrative, Jack Weatherford restores the queens’ missing chapter to the annals of history. In the first part of the book, Weatherford traces the life of Genghis Khan and his relationship with his children, probably four sons and seven or eight daughters, as later recorded in The Secret History of the Mongols in the 13th century.

This document sets forth the patriarch’s intentions for his family and nation, but it is curiously missing the part of the text that completes this intriguing sentence: “Let us reward.

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With The Secret History of the Mongol Queens, a groundbreaking and magnificently researched narrative, Jack Weatherford restores the queens' missing chapter to the annals of history/5().

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The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire. Yet sometime near the end of the century, censors cut a section about the queens from the Secret History of the Mongols, and, with that one act, the dynasty of these royals had seemingly been extinguished forever, as even their names were erased from the historical record/5(25).

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Yet sometime near the end of the century, censors cut a section from The Secret History of the Mongols, leaving a single tantalizing quote from Genghis Khan: “Let us reward our female offspring.” Only this hint of a father’s legacy for his daughters remained of a much larger story.

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