Compare & contrast alexander the great & genhgis khan alexander the great 336-323 bc was the greatest leader for the macedonian used the macedonian phalanx conquered the persian empire, egypt, and parts of india genghis khan 1162-1227 was the greatest leader for the mongol empire. Few people realize that the yuan dynasty in china (1271–1368) is part of genghis khan’s legacy through its founder, his grandson khubilai khan (r 1260–95) the mongol empire was at its largest two generations after genghis khan and was divided into four main branches, the yuan (empire of the great khan) being the central and most important. Synthesis essay - genghis khan genghis khan was born clutching a blood clot in his fist, foretelling of the bloodshed and violence he would unleash on the world while ultimately achieving the goal of creating the largest contiguous empire in history.
The new great khan continued to expand the mongol empire in every direction, and also established a new capital city at karakorum, mongolia in east asia, the northern chinese jin dynasty, which was ethnically jurchen, fell in 1234 the southern song dynasty survived, however. 1 genghis khan was born in delüün boldog in 1162 he died in 1227 at the age of 65 according to legend, he was born with a blood clot in his clenched fist, foretelling his emergence as. Genghis khan was born as temüjin (铁木真), in han chinese it literally means iron wood real figurative translation of this symbolic name has come to mean something close to: through the burning and beating process, the iron has to endure allotted hardship and torture to transform into steel.
Genghis khan, conqueror of the world user review - not available - book verdict genghis khan was the first in history to unite the various central asian tribes into a single mongol nation and then set in motion the creation of the largest single empire the world has ever known. Along this spectrum of great leaders and motivators, used so often in business books, speeches and anecdotes, there is one unmentionable: genghis khan. From genghis khan – emperor of all men, by harold lamb international collections library, garden city, new york, 1927 with the selection of genghis khan as master of the turko-mongol people, these people were united for the first time in centuries.
Genghis khan died while fighting the last western xia troops 6) genghis khan's empire was the biggest in world history up to that time by the time he died in 1227, he controlled 13,500,000 km² (5,210,000 sq mi) or almost 1/3 of asia. His name struck distress in the hearts across asia, however he remains an icon into the people of mongolia he could slay tens of thousands without flinching. Thus the khan engineered a great era of “peace,” a kind of pax mongolica political genius and/or scourge of the earth, genghis khan was thrown by his horse and in 1227 expired at the age of 66.
The family tree of genghis khan is listed below this family tree only lists prominent members of the borjigin family and does not reach the present genghis khan appears in the middle of the tree, and kublai khan appears at the bottom of the tree the borjigin family was the royal family of the mongol empire, dating back to the 13th and 14th centuries. Genghis khan was born on the gobi, in a yurt, or felt tent, on a bank of the onon river in northern mongolia his father, yesukai, was the chief of several desert. Ghengis khan the great his name struck anguish in the hearts across asia, yet he remains an icon to the people of mongolia he could slay thousands without flinching. When genghis khan and his mongols conquered asia most of the silk road came under his power this allowed for great economic growth for his subjects, because crime was taken care of by the mongols ` genghis khan also set the foundation for an effective mail delivery service.
Ask anyone who was the person that most influenced world history: few would mention genghis khan arguably, however, genghis khan and the mongols were the dominant force that shaped eurasia and consequently the modern world. Ögedei khan, born ögedei (c 1185 – december 11, 1241) was the third son of genghis khan and second great khan of the mongol empire he continued the expansion that his father had begun and was a world figure when the mongol empire reached its farthest extent west and south during the invasions of europe and asia. Genghis khan spared him, turning him into a great general - source 2 when genghis khan sent a trade caravan to the khwarezmid empire, the governor of one of the city seized it and killed the traders genghis khan retaliated by invading the empire with 100,000 men and killing the governor by pouring molten silver down his eyes and mouth.