Mongol Empire History
Prehistory slab grave culture 1300 300 bc xiongnu 209 bc 93 ad xianbei state 93 234 rouran khaganate 330 555 göktürks first eastern and second turkic khaganates 555 630 682 744 xueyantuo 628 646 tang protectorate 647 682 uyghur khaganate.
Mongol empire history. Several empires in world history have been contenders for the largest of all time depending on definition and mode of measurement. The mongol diet was mostly dairy based with cheese yoghurt butter and dried milk curds kurut being staples a mildly alcoholic drink kumis was made from mare s milk which was often drunk to excess the herds being too valuable as a sustainable source of. During that time it expanded. Mongol empire mongol empire organization of genghis khan s empire.
The mongol empire at the height of its power controlled the empires of eurasia the trade of the silk road and everything in between. 1253 ce 1260 ce. Mongol empire 24 0 9 27 17 81 1270 or 1309 russian empire 22 8 8 80 16 92 1895 qing dynasty 14 7 5 68 10 91 1790. In the case of voluntary surrender tribesmen or soldiers were often incorporated into the mongol forces and treated as federates.
As a young man he rose very rapidly by working with toghrul khan of the kerait. His descendants expanded the empire even further advancing to such far off places as poland vietnam syria and korea. He was given the chinese title. A mongol army led by hulegu invades persia and the middle east.
The franciscan missionary and chronicler william of rubruck visits the mongol empire including the capital karakorum. At its peak the mongol empire covered the most contiguous territory in history. Personal loyalty of federate rulers to the mongol khan played a great role as normally no formal treaties were concluded. Known during his childhood as temüjin genghis khan was a son of a mongol chieftain.
Led at first by genghis khan the empire lasted from 1206 until 1368. Mongol leader genghis khan 1162 1227 rose from humble beginnings to.