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    The name of Genghis Khan is often associated with destruction‚ although the image of Genghis Khan has been rehabilitated somewhat in the west. The western world‚ saturated in media distortion and a reluctance to accept changes in perceptions of history‚ has been rather averse in accepting Genghis Khan’s activities as pivotal in world history and the shaping of the modern world. Thus‚ the publication of Jack Weatherford’s book‚ Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World‚ is a welcome addition

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    Genghis Khan‚ or Ghengis Khan as he is more widely known‚ was born about the year 1162 to a Mongol chieftain‚ Yesugei‚ and his wife. He was born with the name of Temujin‚ which means ’iron worker’ in his native language. When Temujin was born his fist was clutching a blood clot which was declared an omen that he was destined to become a heroic warrior.Very little is known of Temujin until he was around age 13 when his father declared that his son was to find a fiancée and get married. After several

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    Genghis Khan Genghis khan has done what many could not during his time like being one of the greatest conquers‚ having a very high education‚ and is a great military leader. Genghis Khan should be included into the medieval Hall of Fame. He has good government establishments‚ he is an effective military leader‚ and under his control even alone‚ the Mongol Empire had a vast territory and growing during and after his time‚ but eventually everything that goes up‚ must come down. Mongolia was controlled

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    Genghis Khan Changez Khan was born in 1162 at Mongolia. His father Yesukhei was the chief of the minor Borijin clan of nomadic Mongols‚ who lived by hunting. His mother’s name was Hoelun. He was given the name Temujin. Mongol legend says that the baby was born with a blood-clot in his fist‚ a sign that he would be a great warrior. When Temujin was nine‚ his father took him to a neighboring tribe to work for several years and earn a bride. On the way home‚ Yesukhei was poisoned by rivals‚ and

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    Wall of China‚ and Ho’elun‚ his mother. Temüjin began his gradual ascension to power by offering himself as a holder of land by feudal tenure on conditions of homage and allegiance*‚ or a vassal‚ to his father’s anda‚ sworn brother‚ Toghrul‚ who was khan‚ or lord‚ of the Kerait. Their relationship was reinforced when Temujin’s wife‚ Borte‚ was captured by the Merkits. Temüjin turned to Toghrul for support. Without hesitation‚ Toghrul offered Temujin twenty thousand Kerait warriors to his disposal.

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    Genghis Khan Extra Essay Genghis Khan’s legacy is one of the most well known. They are known for their large empire that stretched across Eurasia. They were brutal and violent‚ but somehow it worked out and they obtained one of the largest empires in the world and what is now known as the second greatest empire to ever exist (after the Roman Empire of course). The most important aspect of the Mongolian Empire’s legacy was the strength of the military organization‚ along with their superior

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    Genghis Khan Notes Bio Details: Birth date:1162‚ Deluun Boldog Death date: August 18th 1227 A.D‚ Western Xia (Now the Chinese provinces of Ningxia) Successor: His grandson‚ Kublai Khan who expanded the empire till it reached central Europe and the Middle East. Children: He had four children; Ogedei Khan‚ Jochi‚ Tolui Borjigin‚ Chagatai Khan. Siblings: Genghis Khan had three full brothers; Jochi khasar(Jochi senior) Temuge‚ and Khajun. He also had two step brothers‚ one of which

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    Mongolian warrior Genghis Khan. He claimed these titles through his origins‚ military campaigns‚ his ability to administrate his empire and legacy. Genghis led his army through many military campaigns‚ using his war- like tactics to conquer anyone in his road. As we look back upon Genghis Khan’s military experiences there are many battles that come to mind; the battle of Karaku‚ the siege of Samarcand and the battle of Indus however above all was the battle of Chairkamaut in 1204-5. Khan faced many formidable

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    Running Head: Chingis Khan 1 Throughout history‚ many a great empires have been built. Some so vast‚ that on them the sun never set. These empires however were built by multiple individuals over a period of hundreds of years. The largest empire‚ however was built by a group of tribal nomads led by an orphaned prince. It was the mongols under Chingis Khan who built the largest empire to ever be conquered by one man. Over the course of only a few decades he shook the world and changed history

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    Genghis Khan Power was the main thing everyone wanted to have. Obtaining it was another problem. For example‚ leaders gained power through those who followed them and if no one did‚ they could not be a leader. They had to be able to succeed in hardships and be able to go through difficulty in order to gain popularity and power. An example of a leader who earned his power by displaying his ability of making strategies that encouraged people to join him on his conquests and expeditions was Alexander

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