Mongol Empire - YouTube
Apr 3, 2013 ... In the early thirteenth century, the foundations were laid for the largest contiguous land-based empire in human history. The Mongol Empire ...
Ordu-Baliq
Ordu-Baliq (meaning "city of the court", "city of the army"), also known as Mubalik and Karabalghasun, was the capital of the first Uyghur Khaganate, built on the site of the former Göktürk imperial c...
Ordu-Baliq - Wikipedia
Chinese expeditions to Sri Lanka
The Mongol Yuan Empire dispatched an expedition in 1284 to Sri Lanka. Kublai Khan ordered the voyage with the objective of seizing the tooth of Buddha, one of the most holy relics of Buddhism. Aboard ...
Suluk (Turgesh khagan)
Suluk, Sul-lu or Sulu was a Turkic tribe leader and a warlord who defended Transoxania against Ummayad Arab armies in the early 8th century (?-738).
Turgesh was a Turkic tribe (or a group of tribe...
Göktürk civil war
The Göktürk civil war (or Turkic interregnum) was an important crisis in Central Asia during the 580s, which resulted in the split of the Göktürk Khaganate and the creation of separate western and eas...
Göktürk civil war - Wikipedia
Göktürks
The Türks or the Kök Türks (Old Turkic: Chinese: 突厥; pinyin: Tūjué), also known as Ashina/Açina Turks and sometimes as its Anatolian Turkish version Göktürks (Celestial/Blue Turks), were a n...
Rouran Khaganate
Rouran, Nirun Khaganate(Mongolian: Нирун, Nirun; ~human's back, the name origin similar to Alan Gua's myth; Chinese: 柔然; pinyin: Róurán; literally: "soft-like"), Ruru/Ruru (Ch...
Rouran Khaganate - Wikipedia
Turgesh
The Türgesh, Turgish or Türgish (Old Turkic: Türügesh, 突騎施/突骑施, Pinyin: tūqíshī, Wade-Giles: t'u-ch'i-shih) were a Turkic tribal confederation who emerged from the ruins of the Western Turkic Kaganate...
Northern Yuan Dynasty
The Post-Imperial Mongolia (official name: Khalkha Mongolian: Mongol Uls, lit. Mongolian state or State of Mongolia) refers to Mongolia after the fall of Mongol Yuan dynasty in China in 1368...
Northern Yuan Dynasty - Wikipedia
Leon II of Abkhazia
Leon II of Abkhazia (Georgian: ლეონ II) was King of Abkhazia, a country in the northern Caucasus Mountains, from 767/68–811/12. He was descended on his father's side from the Anchabadze royal clan...
Genetic studies on Jews
Genetic studies on the Jews are part of population genetics. This discipline is used to better understand the chronology of migration and thus complements the results provided by history, archeology, ...
Mongol conquest of Western Xia
The Mongol conquest of Western Xia was a series of conflicts between the Mongol Empire and the Western Xia dynasty, also known as Xi-Xia, the Tangut Empire, or Minya. Hoping to gain both plunder and a...
Mongol conquest of Western Xia - Wikipedia
Brutakhi
The Brutakhi were a Jewish polity of uncertain location and origin during the early 13th century. Giovanni da Pian del Carpine, a 13th-century papal legate to the court of the Mongol Khan Guyuk, gave ...
Kürşat (hero)
Kürşat is a Turkish male name based on a fictional character. He is the idealized character of a real person whose name was given as Chie shih shuai (Ashina Jiesheshuai) in the 7th-century Chinese chr...
Khazars
The Khazars (Greek: Χάζαροι, Hebrew: כוזרים (Kuzarim), Turkish: Hazarlar, Tatar: Xäzärlär, Arabic: خزر‎ (khazar), Russian: Хазары, Persian: خزر‎,Latin:...
Khazars - Wikipedia
1344 Yellow River flood
The 1344 Yellow River flood was a major natural disaster during the Yuan dynasty of Imperial China. The impact was devastating both for the peasants of the area as well as the leaders of the empire. T...
1344 Yellow River flood - Wikipedia
List of Khazar rulers
The following is a list of Khazar rulers.
List of Khazar rulers - Wikipedia
Huguang Province
Huguang (simplified Chinese: 湖广; traditional Chinese: 湖廣; pinyin: Húguǎng) was a province of China during the Yuan and Ming Dynasties. It was partitioned in the late Qing dynasty, becoming...
Huguang Province - Wikipedia
Four Oirats
The Four Oirat (Dorben Oirad), Alliance of the Four Oirat tribes or the Oirat confederation (Oirads; Mongolian: Дөрвөн Ойрад; in the past, also Eleuths) was the confederation of the Oirat tribe...
Four Oirats - Wikipedia
Khagan
Kha Khan or Khagan or Qagan (Mongolian: хаан, Khaan;) is a title of imperial rank in the Mongolian language equal to the status of emperor and someone who rules a khaganate (empire). This title wa...
Leo IV the Khazar
Leo IV the Khazar (Greek: Λέων Δ΄ ὁ Χάζαρος, Leōn IV ho Khazaros) (25 January 750 – 8 September 780) was Byzantine Emperor from 775 to 780 AD.Leo was the son of Emperor Constantine V by his first wife...
Leo IV the Khazar - Wikipedia