|aGenghis Khan and the Mongol empire /|cedited by William W. Fitzhugh, Morris Rossabi, William Honeychurch ; project administrator, Abigail McDermott.
|a[Washington, D.C.] :|bArctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution & Mongolian Preservation Foundation ;|a[New York] :|bDistributed in USA by W.W. Norton & Co.,|cc2013.
|a317 p. :|bill. (chiefly col.), maps (chiefly col.) ;|c28 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aPublished in conjunction with an exhibition which is first appearing at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, Feb.-Sept. 2009.
|aOriginally published: [Media, Pa.] : Dino Don : Mongolian Preservation Foundation ; [Washington, D.C.] : Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution ; [Seattle] : Distributed by University of Washington Press, .
|aMongolia : heartland of Asia / by James Bosson -- Mongolia : ancient hearth of Central Asia / by Steven B. Young -- Tree rings, climate history, and Genghis Khan / by Gordon C. Jacoby -- Masters of the steppe : peoples of Mongolia / by David Sneath -- Mongolian shamanism : the mosaic of performed memory / by Manduhai Buyandelger -- Sounds from nature : music of the Mongols / by Peter K. Marsh -- Precursor to empire : early cultures and prehistoric peoples / by William Honeychurch, William W. Fitzhugh, and Chunag Amartuvshin -- Empire building before the Mongols : legacies of the Türks and Uyghurs / by Jonathan K. Skaff and William Honeychurch -- Genghis Khan emerges : power and polity on the steppe / by Isenbike Togan -- Genghis Khan / by Morris Rossabi -- Mongol women / by Morris Rossabi -- "All the Khan's horses" / by Morris Rossabi -- Introduction to "The secret history of the Mongols" / by Paul Kahn -- Rule by divine right / by Shagdaryn Bira -- Ancient cities of the steppe / by J. Daniel Rogers -- Searching for Genghis : excavations of the ruins at Avraga / by Noriyuki Shiraishi -- The crossroads in Khara Khorum : excavations at the center of the Mongol empire / by Ulambayar Erdenebat and Ernst Pohl -- The search for Khara Khorum and the palace of the Great Khan / by Hans-Georg Hüttel -- John of Plano Carpini and William of Rubruck / by David Morgan -- Xi Xia : the first Mongol conquest / by Ruth W. Dunnell -- The Mongolian western empire / by David Morgan -- Rashid al-Din / by David Morgan -- The Golden Horde and Russia / by Daniel C. Waugh -- Conquerors and craftsmen : archaeology of the Golden Horde / by Mark G. Kramarovsky -- The Mongols at war / by Timothy May -- The vision in the dream : Kublai Khan and the conquest of China / by Morris Rossabi -- Emissaries, East and West : Rabban Sauma and Marco Polo / by Morris Rossabi -- Ibn Battuta / by Ross E. Dunn -- The Yuan synthesis : Chinese influence on the Mongol culture (1271-1368) / by François Louis -- Chinese influence on Iranian art in the Mongol empire / by Willem J. Vogelsang -- A marriage of convenience : Goryeo-Mongol relations in the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries / by George L. Kallander -- The lost fleet of Kublai Khan : Mongol invasions of Japan / by James P. Delgado, Randall J. Sasaki and Kenzo Hayashida -- Forensics in the Gobi : the mummies of Hets Mountain Cave / by Bruno Frohlich ... [et al.] -- Cave burials of Mongolia / by Ulambayar Erdenebat -- Mongolia from empire to republic, 1400 to 1921 / by Pamela K. Crossley -- Buddhism in Mongolia / by Shagdaryn Bira -- Genetic legacy of Genghis Khan / by Theodore G. Schurr -- I conquer like a barbarian! : Genghis Khan in the western popular imagination / by Peter K. Marsh and Myagmar Saruul-Erdene -- Today's Genghis Khan : from hero to outcast to hero again / by Nomin Lkhagvasuren.
內容簡介top Genghis Khan & the Mongol Empire 簡介 Excellent reading for those interested in a concise, rich text, with contributions from archeology to biological anthropology and dendrochronology. Presented in five parts beginning with the historical conditions of the inner Asian steppe prior to the rise of Genghis Khan, continuing with Genghis?times, the Mongolian western states and Yuan China, and concluding with Genghis?legacy from the decline of the Yuan dynasty to the present day. Findings from excavations in Khara Khorum include proof of the north-south Boulevard and extensive evidence of handicraft production and metalwork. The book clear prose, beautiful design, and wide-ranging illustrations will fascinate general readers as well as scholars.