Wild East

by Jill Lawless
Wild East
  • ISBN-13: 9781554904891
  • Author(s): Jill Lawless
  • Subject: Travel & holiday
  • Publisher: Ecw Press
  • Imprint: Ecw Press Digital
  • Publication Date: 01-11-2000
  • Format: Electronic book text

Availability: In stock

£8.99

For most of us, the name Mongolia conjures up exotic images of wild horsemen, endless grasslands, and nomads a timeless and mysterious land that is also, in many ways, one that time forgot. Under Genghis Khan, the Mongols empire stretched across Asia and into the heart of Europe. But over the centuries Mongolia disappeared from the world s consciousness, overshadowed and dominated by its huge neighbours first China, which ruled Mongolia for centuries, then Russia, which transformed the feudal nation into the world s second communist state. Jill
About the book

For most of us, the name Mongolia conjures up exotic images of wild horsemen, endless grasslands, and nomads a timeless and mysterious land that is also, in many ways, one that time forgot. Under Genghis Khan, the Mongols empire stretched across Asia and into the heart of Europe. But over the centuries Mongolia disappeared from the world s consciousness, overshadowed and dominated by its huge neighbours first China, which ruled Mongolia for centuries, then Russia, which transformed the feudal nation into the world s second communist state. Jill