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The Rise of The Golden Horde
The Rise of The Golden Horde
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The French Revolution
The French Revolution
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The Black Plague
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How did Hitler persecute the minority groups of Germany so that he cou
How did Hitler persecute the minority groups of Germany so that he cou
“How did Hitler persecute the minority groups of Germany so that he could create his perfect Aryan society?” Historical Essay Year 11 IB History Word Count: 1488 22/3/04 During Hitler’s time in power minority groups in Germany and in Europe were tortured, tormented, exiled and killed. Hitler persecuted various minority groups because he thought they had no place in his master race. Hitler had a vision of a master race called the “Aryan race” which he planned to purify and become world dominator
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Franks Mongols and Turks
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Medieval Islam
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Genghis Khan The Rise to Power
Genghis Khan The Rise to Power
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A History of the English Church and People
A History of the English Church and People
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ISLAM
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During the 1300's, a mysterious disease struck Europe. The Black Death was Europe's most deadly virus in history. It killed more people than the Vietnam War, WWI, and the Korean War combined (McNeill 84). In turn, the plague caused many changes to occur In Europe during its reign. During the year 1347, a mysterious disease struck Europe. The Black Death, Europe's worst nightmare. The plague was said to be caused by unsanitary ships. These ships traveled back and forth along the Mediterranean Sea
GENGHIS KHAN
GENGHIS KHAN
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Kublai Khan was born in 1216 he was the grandson of the great conquero
Kublai Khan was born in 1216 he was the grandson of the great conquero
Kublai Khan was born in 1216, he was the grandson of the great conqueror Genghis Khan. Kublai founded the Mongol or Yuan Dynasty that ruled China from 1279 to 1368. He began to play a major role in the consolidation of Mongol power in 1251. Kublai was the son of Tolui and brother of the fourth Great- Khan , Manghu. He conquered Yunnan and Annam, but when Manghu died he became ruler of the Mongol empire. He was also known as being a great Mongol military leader. Between 1260 and 1279 he was succ
Chinese Architecture
Chinese Architecture
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Genghis Kahn was a famous Mongolian ruler that lived from 1162- 1227 H
Genghis Kahn was a famous Mongolian ruler that lived from 1162- 1227 H
Genghis Kahn was a famous Mongolian ruler that lived from 1162- 1227. He conquered many civilizations and witnessed many killings. His empire was one of the most advanced military empires in the world. They used advanced military tactics and an extremely structured government. Genghis Khan was born in 1162 near Lake Beryl in Russia. His original name was Temujin. His father was called Yesukai. He was a Mongol ruler of a large region between the Armur River and the Great Wall of China. Temujin s
The Ming Dynasty
The Ming Dynasty
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Genghis Khans Life and Accomplishments
Genghis Khans Life and Accomplishments
Genghis Khan’s Life and Accomplishments Genghis Khan was a powerful ruler of the Mongols, who was responsible for expanding the Mongol Empire, making advancements and changes in politics, religion, and the way of life among the steppe people. The Mongol people were found throughout the steppes of Asia. Mongolia itself, is the eastern most part of the Eurasiatic belt. This area was subject to temperature extremes. Winters were often harsh, with subzero temperatures, while the summers were hot an
It has been said that the Mongols were the most cruel and barbaric of
It has been said that the Mongols were the most cruel and barbaric of
It has been said that the Mongols were the most cruel and barbaric of the peoples that have roamed this earth. My research paper is on the greatest of the Mongols, Genghis Khan. Genghis Khan was, even in the lightest sense, a military genius. Genghis Khan almost conquered the world. He instilled in humankind a fear that lasted for ages. But what drove him to do it? Was it by chance? This paper will explain how the general's childhood molded the man into the best war general of the known world. T
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Ancient China
Ancient China
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Crusades
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Marco Polo
Marco Polo Marco Polo is one of the most well-known heroic travelers and traders around the world. In my paper I will discuss with you Marco Polo’s life, his travels, and his visit to China to see the great Khan. Marco Polo was born in c.1254 in Venice. He was a Venetian explorer and merchant whose account of his travels in Asia was the primary source for the European image of the Far East until the late 19th century. Marco's father, Niccolò, and his uncle Maffeo had traveled to China (1260-69)
Marco Polo
Marco Polo
Marco Polo Marco Polo Marco Polo is one of the most well-known heroic travelers and traders around the world. In my paper I will discuss with you Marco Polo’s life, his travels, and his visit to China to see the great Khan. Marco Polo was born in c.1254 in Venice. He was a Venetian explorer and merchant whose account of his travels in Asia was the primary source for the European image of the Far East until the late 19th century. Marco's father, Niccolò, and his uncle Maffeo had traveled to Chin
Stephen Chan May 31 2004
Stephen Chan May 31 2004
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