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Genghis Khan was the emperor of the Mongol Empire, the largest contiguous empire in history. He came to power by uniting many of the nomadic tribes of northeast Asia. You... Read more
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A collection of news, photos, and information from Mongolia. This blog uses a queue and updates three times a day. I try to properly credit all photos. If I have the credit on one of yours wrong, or you don't want it posted here, let me know and I will fix it immediately. You can use the "Ask Me Anything" link even if you don't have a tumblr account.
Gold -- Genghis Khan's grandson Hulagu took centuries of treasure from the captured Baghdad caliphate in the 13th century. National Geographic, Jan. 1974. Photographer, James L. Stanfield.
A young girl walks amongst horse statues built as a tribute to Genghis Khan whose unmarked tomb is claimed to be nearby, in the city of Ordos, Inner Mongolia. The city which is commonly referred to as a "Ghost Town" due to its lack of people, is being built to house 1.5 million inhabitants and...