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On Khan's sons and grandsons
Ögödei Khan Establishes the Yam: c. 1235
Ögödei’s greatest achievements: the postal system known as the Yam
Marco Polo Meets Kublai Khan: 1275
Kublai was curious about the world and welcomed foreigners to his court. The Polos returned to Europe as Kublai’s ambassadors of good will, bearing gifts from the Far East. When they returned several years later, they took Niccoló’s young son, Marco (1254–1324), with them, facilitating a relationship that would change the global economy.
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The Black Death
Bubonic Plague resource, written by Associate Professor Daniel J Meissner from Asian Studies, ,History Department, Marquette University
History.com. Updated June 2019
1. Genghis Khan: The Early Years
2. Genghis Khan Unites the Mongols
3.Genghis Khan Establishes an Empire
4.Genghis Khan’s Death and the Continuation of the Empire
Genghis Khan and the Mongol Empire
Fitzhugh, William W.; Rossabi, Morris; Honeychurch, William; Houston Museum of Natural Science. University of Washington Press . Smithsonian Libraries. Entire 324 page book.
The History of Genghizcan the Great, First Emperor of the Antient Moguls and Tartars
World Digital Library. This early Western history of Genghis Khan, the 13th-century Mongol emperor who established the world’s largest contiguous empire, is by François Pétis (1622–95)...In 1710 [his] son published his father's history of Genghis Khan. This edition is an English translation which appearede some 12 years later in London.
Mongol Invasions of Japan
Bowdoin College. Japanese invasion resource
The Mongols in World History
Columbia U. Mongol overview resource, highly recommended!