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Genghis Khan and the Quest for God

CAS250
Jack Weatherford
Viking
2017
432
0735221170
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
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With compelling evidence, top-notch historian Jack Weatherford delves into Genghis Khan's tactics off the battlefield, in the world of religion. Unbeknownst to many, Weatherford writes, the great Khan lowered taxes and balanced religious freedom with fanaticism, creating a culture of tolerance that could hold his disparate territories together. Weatherford also authored Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World (CAS106).

ISBN: 9780735221178
$18.00
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CAS250Kindly contributed by Jack Weatherford, author of several books about Genghis Khan and Mongol culture, including Genghis Kahn and the Making of the Modern World and The Secret History of the Mongol Queens. His latest book, Genghis Khan and the Quest for God  delves into the great leader's tactics off the battlefield, in the world of religion. Here the historian shares a favorite spot to write, live and be in Mongolia.
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