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With trade thriving on the silk road, paper money was much easier to handle and ship than thank genghis khan and his empire in person. Genghis khan died in 1227 at the time of his death the mongol empire extended from caspian sea in the west to the pacific in the east after his death, genghis. The mongolian empire was actually achieved by genghis khan and his heirs before genghis khan died, he divided his empire between his. An overview of how the mongol empire, founded by genghis khan in 1206, eventually becomes the largest contiguous empire in world history before splitting.
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Why one of the world's biggest tech companies has more in common with the founder of the mongol empire than you might think. Genghis khan and his successors, to kubilai khan mongols into europe, mesopotamia, korea, china and japan. From 1206 to 1333, genghis khan and his descendants conquered and ruled most of eurasia, claiming one of the largest contiguous empires. Discover librarian-selected research resources on genghis khan from the he attacked (1213) the jurchen-ruled chin empire of n china and by 1215 had. The political legacy of chinggis khan– empire, state or mega-tribe by robert bedeski affiliate professor, university of washington.
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