The History of the Mongol Conquests :: J. J. (John Joseph) Saunders soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1971, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white plates; Maps; Genealogical tables; Glossary; Appendices (2);
From the cover: The Mongol conquests of the thirteenth century turned the world upside down. They spanned the globe from Germany to Korea, they destroyed kingdoms and empires wholesale, and left the greater part of the Old World shaken and transformed. Yet English historical literature is almost destitute of books on these conquests, which made so significant an epoch in world history. A considerable volume of specialist work has been produced in re…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Heavily faded at the spine of the dust wrapper. Previous owners’ name and date to the first blank. The contents complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Orange boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xix) 275 pages. Index. Bibliography. 8¾” x 5¾”.
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