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Khubilai Khan : his life and times

Author: Morris Rossabi
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Living from 1215 to 1294 Khubilai Khan is one of history's most renowned figures. Here for the first time is an English-language biography of the man. Morris Rossabi draws on sources from a variety of East Asian, Middle Eastern, and European languages as he focuses on the life and times of the great Mongol monarch.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Kublai Khan; Kublai Khan; Kublai Kahn; Koubilay; Kublai Khan
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Morris Rossabi
ISBN: 0520067401 9780520067400 0520059131 9780520059139
OCLC Number: 14411817
Language Note: Includes glossary of Chinese characters.
Description: xvii, 322 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The early Mongols --
Khubilai emerges --
The Great Khan --
The conqueror --
The Emperor of China --
the cultural patron --
Mismanagement and the Chinese response --
Decline of an emperor.
Responsibility: Morris Rossabi.
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Offers a profile of the Mongol ruler, describes his attempts to rule the known world, and recounts how he established a formal Chinese government.  Read more...

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"In this highly readable biography Rossabi confines himself to historical sources to provide a fascinating life of this great ruler."--David D. Buck, "Library Journal

 
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