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By Peter Jackson

The Mongols had a big impact on medieval Europe and the Islamic world.  This e-book presents a complete survey of contacts among the Catholic West and the Mongol world-empire from the 1st visual appeal of Chinggis Khan’s armies in 1221 right down to the dying of Tamerlane (1405) and the conflict of Tannenberg (1410).

This e-book considers the Mongols as allies in addition to conquerors; the notion of them within the West; the papal reaction to the chance (and chance) they presented;  the destiny of the Frankish principalities within the Holy Land within the direction of the Mongol onslaught; Western eu embassies and missions to the East; and the effect of the Mongols at the increasing international view of the maturing heart Ages.

For classes in crusading historical past and medieval ecu history.

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