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  • Mongols

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    The Mongols When Westerners such as ourselves and people native to Europe are asked what they know of the Mongols the answer is usually ruthless barbarians intent upon world domination. After all these years you would expect that the educational points presented to the different generations in school would have given a different view of the Mongol civilization. Leaving this vision instilled upon generation after generation is detrimental to learning the different positive aspects left behind by such

  • The Mongols

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    That is, "Unless you're the Mongols" (Green). The Mongols are often portrayed as brutish, mustachioed villains, who oppress women, kill indiscriminately, and are generally uncivilized, but were they? This is something people typically don't think about. It is also one of those things that Hollywood loves to take and run with into historical inaccuracy land. So come with me on a not very, or at all magical journey, as I attempt to convince you all, to love the Mongols. Not really. Actually, I want

  • Mongols and Europe

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    Time Essay: Mongols and Europe Over the years there have been many great nomadic groups, such as the Vikings and the Kievan, but no nomadic group has been more successful than the Mongols. The Mongols have had many lasting influences on Russia, China, and even Europe. The Mongols have left a mark on the European trading systems in technologies as well as in their trading systems trade routes. One thing that stayed the same throughout Europe was their many religion. Although the Mongols set their

  • The Mongol Mongols: Invasion Of The Mongol Empire

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    the mighty Mongol empire, which was expanding its territories through conquering China and Korea with an unstopable force. After the invasion that turned Korea into a Mongol vassal state, the Mongol’s empire decided to turn their focus on the new target, Japan – which still had no idea about the existence of the powerful empire that was spreading its domination throughout Asia. However, even with tremendous efforts and superior military power, this is still the first time the Mongols had a taste

  • The Mongol Invasions Of The Mongols

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    The Mongol Empire appeared in Central Asia through the 13th and 14th centuries as the biggest land empire in history. A consequence of the union of Mongol and Turkic tribes, the empire took form under the control of the legendary Genghis Khan, also known as Great Khan, which means emperor. All through his period, Genghis Khan started a series of invasions called as the Mongol invasions, frequently accompanied by the major-scale slaughter of civilian populations. This led in the conquest of the majority

  • The Mongols

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    text-book worthy advancements and its own fair share of conflict, however none would create such an impact on all parts of the world much like the Mongols did. The Mongols, originally a nomadic group which settled on the steppes of Central Asia, began the largest conquest recorded in history during the 13th century. At the end of their reign, the Mongols had acquired a massive area of territory stretching between continents and also they also gained the reputation as barbarians. A loose way to think

  • The Mongol Empire: The Expansion Of The Mongol Empire

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    The Expansion of the Mongols The Mongols were a nomadic people, split into multiple tribes across Central Asia, though most lived in the Eastern Steppes. Once gathered and allied, they were unstoppable, able to conquer any civilization that stood in their way. This was due to their fantastic military leadership and great skill on horseback. The sheer mass and appearance of the Mongols inflicted fear upon those who fought against them, with thousands upon thousands of highly skilled killing machines

  • The Mongols

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    span of a year, from 1212-1213, the Mongols razed some ninety-odd cities to the ground during a massive conquest across northern China. By the end of their expansion the Mongol Empire extended from Korea to modern-day Poland and from Vietnam all the way to Siberia. The empire covered an impressive twenty-two percent of the earth's landmass, or nearly thirteen million miles of land. It may be a surprise to learn that before their expansion across Eurasia, the Mongols were individual tribes, neither numerous

  • The Mongols: The Great Unifier For The Mongols

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    the Mongols. The Mongols were nomadic people that originated from what is today known as Mongolia. Khan, whose name means ‘Universal Leader’ is known as the founder of the Mongol’s empire before his death in 1227 AD. He started by conquering most of Asia such and pretty much all of China. During this expansion, while the Mongols conquered these places, they did not yet occupy any of them. It was more like unifying the world, or as much of it as possible, under one banner. However, the Mongol expansion

  • The Mongols And The Vikings

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    Two of the most successful group of invaders ever are the Mongols and the vikings who spread their ranks and plundering all throughout europe, asia and even north america. Both the Vikings and Mongols invaded many countries and land masses during their time of expansion and both have long lasting effects. Looking closer at each group we can see their effects were cultural, economic and even climate related. The Vikings were a large group of scandinavian raiders and traders who were based around the

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