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Title: Genghis Khan


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Genghis Khan
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Genghis Khan 1167-1227 A.D.
  • Took the name Genghis Khan after he became the
    Emperor of the Mongolian Empire
  • Empire sprawled from Beijing (China)
  • to the Caspian sea.

Genghis Khan
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United Mongolians with a Civil War
  • Promoted conquered people based on merit
  • (took clan loyalty out of army)
  • Brought conquered people into his own tribe
  • Peasants loved him
  • Voted The Great Khan

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The Mongolian Army
  • Each commander was personally loyal to Genghis
  • Broke down rival commanders
  • Genghis made an elite guard for himself
  • Mostly Commanders sons

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The Mongol Awesomeness
  • Conquered more in 25 years than romans did in 400
  • 11,000,000 square mile
  • Grandsons
  • Hulagu Khan conquered Baghdad and Abbasid Empire
  • Kublai Khan first to conquer Songhai (China)

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The Mongol Awesomeness
  • Conquered more in 25 years than romans did in 400
  • 11,000,000 square mile
  • Grandsons
  • Hulagu Khan conquered Baghdad and Abbasid Empire
  • Kublai Khan first to conquer Songhai (China)
  • Reinvigorate Transcontinental Trade
  • rebuilt the Silk road Trade
  • protected the traders as they traveled.
  • 2. Communications through Pony Express

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The Mongol Awesomeness
  • Conquered more in 25 years than romans did in 400
  • 11,000,000 square mile
  • Grandsons
  • Hulagu Khan conquered Baghdad and Abbasid Empire
  • Kublai Khan first to conquer Songhai (China)
  • Reinvigorate Transcontinental Trade rebuilt the
    Silk road Trade and protected the traders as they
    traveled.
  • Communications through Pony Express
  • Codified everything
  • Forbade selling of women
  • Theft
  • Fighting between Mongols
  • Exempted the poor from taxation

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The Mongol Awesomeness
  • Conquered more in 25 years than romans did in 400
  • 11,000,000 square mile
  • Grandsons
  • Hulagu Khan conquered Baghdad and Abbasid Empire
  • Kublai Khan first to conquer Songhai (China)
  • Reinvigorate Transcontinental Trade rebuilt the
    Silk road Trade and protected the traders as they
    traveled.
  • Communications through Pony Express
  • Codified everything
  • Unprecedented tolerant to different religions
  • (Their religion tied to the land from where
    they came so didnt expect people to convert)

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The Mongol un- Awesomeness
  • Greatest happiness it to vanquish your enemies,
    rob them, and
  • take their wives and daughters
  • Killed in the Millions during their conquests
  • Only lasted 80 yearsMing in China, Assimilated
    in Persia
  • No architecture or building
  • Responsible for the spread of the Black Death

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  • Failed to unify one centralized Government
  • (remember Alexander)
  • Broke into Yuan Dynasty (China)
  • Golden Horde (Russia)
  • Chagatai Khanate (Central Russia)
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