Qaidu and the Rise of the Independent Mongol State In Central Asia

By Michal Biran

© 1998 – Routledge

210 pages

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Paperback: 9781138984301
pub: 2016-02-28
Hardback: 9780700706310
pub: 1997-12-11

About the Book

Qaidu (1236-1301), one of the great rebels in the history of the Mongol Empire, was the grandson of Ogedei, the son Genghis Khan had chosen to be his heir. This boof recounts the dynastic convolutions and power struggle leading up to his rebellion and subsequent events.

About the Series

Central Asia Research Forum

Central Asia Research Forum is a series designed to present cutting-edge research on the Central Asia region spanning the whole of the social sciences.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General