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The Resource The secret history of the Mongol queens : how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire, Jack Weatherford

The secret history of the Mongol queens : how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire, Jack Weatherford

Label
The secret history of the Mongol queens : how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire
Title
The secret history of the Mongol queens
Title remainder
how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire
Statement of responsibility
Jack Weatherford
Title variation
  • Mongol queens
  • How the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of the ruling women of the Mongol Empire, this work reveals their struggle to preserve a nation that shaped the world
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
950/.20922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
DS22
LC item number
.W39 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The secret history of the Mongol queens : how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire, Jack Weatherford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The missing chapter -- Tiger queens of the Silk Route, 1206-1241 -- It takes a hero -- The growling dragon and the dancing peacock -- Our daughters are our shields -- Queens at war and commerce -- The shattered jade realm, 1242-1470 -- War against women -- Granddaughters of resistance -- The rabbit demon's revenge -- Daughter of the yellow dragon -- The falling prince and the rising queen -- Wolf mother, 1470-1509 -- The white road of the warrior widow -- Winning the war and raising a husband -- Facing the wall -- Her jade realm restored -- The secrets of history
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 317 p.
Isbn
9780307407153
Lccn
2009020822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
geneal. table, ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn354817523
Label
The secret history of the Mongol queens : how the daughters of Genghis Khan rescued his empire, Jack Weatherford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The missing chapter -- Tiger queens of the Silk Route, 1206-1241 -- It takes a hero -- The growling dragon and the dancing peacock -- Our daughters are our shields -- Queens at war and commerce -- The shattered jade realm, 1242-1470 -- War against women -- Granddaughters of resistance -- The rabbit demon's revenge -- Daughter of the yellow dragon -- The falling prince and the rising queen -- Wolf mother, 1470-1509 -- The white road of the warrior widow -- Winning the war and raising a husband -- Facing the wall -- Her jade realm restored -- The secrets of history
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 317 p.
Isbn
9780307407153
Lccn
2009020822
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
geneal. table, ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn354817523

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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