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The Resource Genghis Khan and the quest for God : how the world's greatest conqueror gave us religious freedom, Jack Weatherford

Genghis Khan and the quest for God : how the world's greatest conqueror gave us religious freedom, Jack Weatherford

Label
Genghis Khan and the quest for God : how the world's greatest conqueror gave us religious freedom
Title
Genghis Khan and the quest for God
Title remainder
how the world's greatest conqueror gave us religious freedom
Statement of responsibility
Jack Weatherford
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Reveals how Genghis Khan harnessed the power of religion to rule the largest empire the world has ever known. By the New York Times best-selling author of Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Jack
Dewey number
  • 323.44/209
  • 950.2
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genghis Khan
  • Freedom of religion
  • Religion and politics
  • Religion and state
  • Religions
  • Mongolia
Target audience
adult
Label
Genghis Khan and the quest for God : how the world's greatest conqueror gave us religious freedom, Jack Weatherford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The anger of the gods -- Becoming Temujin. The teeth that eat men ; The golden whip of heaven ; Wisdom of the steppe ; Conflicting selves -- Becoming Genghis Khan. Messenger of light ; Jesus of the steppe ; The making of the Mongol nation ; Guardians of the flame -- Becoming the world conqueror. Two wings of one bird ; God's omnipotence ; The thumb of fate ; Wild man from the mountain ; The Confucian and the unicorn -- Becoming a god. The last campaign ; War, inside and out ; Burning the books ; Life after death ; The unfulfilled law -- The thunderbolt of God
Control code
ocn957696413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 407 pages
Isbn
9780735221154
Lccn
2016039793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
323.44 W378 ; XX-N ; [A16BP056, #31, 3@$28.00, DLG/DDG ].
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)957696413
Label
Genghis Khan and the quest for God : how the world's greatest conqueror gave us religious freedom, Jack Weatherford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The anger of the gods -- Becoming Temujin. The teeth that eat men ; The golden whip of heaven ; Wisdom of the steppe ; Conflicting selves -- Becoming Genghis Khan. Messenger of light ; Jesus of the steppe ; The making of the Mongol nation ; Guardians of the flame -- Becoming the world conqueror. Two wings of one bird ; God's omnipotence ; The thumb of fate ; Wild man from the mountain ; The Confucian and the unicorn -- Becoming a god. The last campaign ; War, inside and out ; Burning the books ; Life after death ; The unfulfilled law -- The thunderbolt of God
Control code
ocn957696413
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 407 pages
Isbn
9780735221154
Lccn
2016039793
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
323.44 W378 ; XX-N ; [A16BP056, #31, 3@$28.00, DLG/DDG ].
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)957696413

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