Daughter of the khans

by Margaret Yang Briggs

Publisher: W.W. Norton in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 285 Downloads: 443
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  • China

Subjects:

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Chinese.,
  • China -- Social life and customs.

Edition Notes

Statementby Liang Yen [pseud.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS721 .B868
The Physical Object
Pagination285 p.
Number of Pages285
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6158617M
LC Control Number54013445
OCLC/WorldCa1227303

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The third trial, however, is imposed by the Khan's daughter herself, after which a humbled but determined Mongke does indeed become a wise and beloved husband.

While this retelling of a Mongolian folktale adheres to the predictable and traditional quest motif, Yep succeeds in endowing his characters with multidimensional personalities.5/5(3). A poor but ambitious shepherd tries to win the hand of the Khan's independent daughter in this lavishly illustrated folktale from an award-winning writer and illustrator team.

In ancient Mongolia, Mongke, a poor shepherd, heard a prophecy: he would become a rich man and marry the khan's daughter. Mongke goes to the court but the khan laughs at him.5/5(3).

The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire is Daughter of the khans book book by Jack Weatherford, about the impact and legacy of Genghis Khan's daughters and Mongol queens such as Mandukhai the Wise and Khutulun. The book references Mongolian, Central Asian, Persian, European and Chinese sources such as Altan Tobchi, Author: Jack Weatherford.

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Okay, it's not that this was a bad book. In fact, it was a four-star book (well, a three-and-a-half, but let's call it four). Except. Except that Jack Weatherford wrote a brilliant book called Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World, which precedes this was the story of how Genghis Kahn and his four sons shaped the modern world in the s/5().

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As Weatherford says in his new book, "The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire," "Genghis Khan sired four self-indulgent sons who proved good. Hulagu was born to Tolui, one of Genghis Khan's sons, and Sorghaghtani Beki, an influential Keraite princess and a niece of Toghrul in Nothing much is known of Hulagu's childhood except of an anectode given in Jami' al-Tawarikh and he once met his grandfather Genghis Khan with Kublai in Military campaigns.

The Daughter of Erlik Khan Robert E. Howard. Publisher: Wilder Publications 0 0 0 Summary Francis X. Gordon, "El Borak" the grim American nightmare of the Far East, leads two Englishmen to try to rescue their friend. Francis X. Gordon, "El Borak" the grim American nightmare of the Far East, leads two Englishmen to try to rescue their friend.

But the Englishmen are lying and plan treachery. New Delhi: With barely days left for elections in Pakistan, PTI leader Imran Khan seems to have fresh trouble on his hands. Months after excerpts from her manuscript were leaked, Imran’s former wife Reham Khan’s book finally came out on Thursday.

Reham writes in depth about her month marriage, detailing the political atmosphere and the leaders in. Yep (The Boy Who Swallowed Snakes,etc.) extends his series of picture-book retellings of Asian folktales with this Mongolian story of a poor young shepherd who wins the hand of the Khan's daughter through dumb luck and the smitten maiden's collusion.

As is usual in such stories, there are three impossible tasks to be accomplished before the hero, Mîngke. Sanjay Khan launched his new book Assalamualaikum Watan on Monday in Mumbai and it was a star-studded evening with the likes of Hema Malini, Sussanne Khan and Zayed Khan among is the.

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"The Daughter of Erlik Khan" is an El Borak short story by Robert E. Howard. It was originally published in December issue of the pulp magazine Top-Notch. Robert Ervin Howard (Janu - J ) was an American author who wrote pulp fiction in a diverse range of genres/5.

Mansoor Khan speaks to the audience during his book launch, held at Landmark, in Mumbai, on Octo (Pic: Viral Bhayani). The first is that Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World is ostensibly a biography of Genghis Khan — and it is for its first pages. Yet, for even more of the book ( pages), it tells the story of what happened after he died.

So, in essence, this is a book about the rise and fragmentation of the Mongol Empire. In this new book, Weatherford argues that it was his daughters, not his sons, who made Genghis's empire a success. And when the sons ruined the empire, it was a woman who re-created Mongolia in.

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When I was a young girl, around eight or nine, my father made up a math game for us to play in the car. He would think of a number (say, 6) and I would figure out how he had reached that number using a certain number of 4’s, for example.

That is, how to get to 6, using four 4’s. In The Daughter of Erlik Khan, El Borak, a former American, leads two Englishmen far into what appears to be Afghanistan of the early 's to rescue a friend.

However, the motives of Pembroke and Ormond are far more sinister and lead El Borak into an adventure of an ancient city, an ancient people and a more ancient evil. Alan Loewen. Z arine Khan launched her first cook book called Family Secrets: The Khan Family Cookbook at her daughter Sussanne's store, The Charcoal Project, Andheri, a western suburb of Mumbai.

Imran Khan seen with mother Nuzhat during Mansoor Khan's book launch, held at Landmark, in Mumbai, on Octo (Pic: Viral Bhayani). Shere Khan had wanted more than anything to keep his daughter away from the terrible man-cub Mowgli himself. After all, the man-cub had humiliated him most of all, having tied a flaming branch to his tail one time, and trapped him within a stone statue at the bottom of a lava pit another time.

Get this from a library. The Khan's daughter: a Mongolian folktale. [Laurence Yep; Jean Tseng; Mou-Sien Tseng] -- In this retelling of a Mongolian folktale, a simple shepherd must pass three tests in order to marry the Khan's beautiful daughter.

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“Enticing hard to put down.”—Associated Press • “A fascinating romp through the feminine side of the infamous Khan clan.”—Booklist The Mongol queens of the thirteenth century ruled the largest empire the world has ever known.

The daughters of the Silk Route turned their father’s conquests into the first truly international empire, fostering trade, /5(11).