Books tagged: mongols

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Voices from the Twelfth-Century Steppe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Historiography, Essay » Literature
A case study in the craft of historical fiction. My experience between the primary sources and the historians. This essay is both an interpretation of The Secret History of the Mongols, from which I have worked for fifteen years, and a commentary on one creative writer’s interactions with the body of secondary work on this source: the three-way conversation between source, novelist and historians.
The Mughal Empire
Series: In Brief. Price: $6.75 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
The Turkic-Mongol warlord Babur invaded Hindustan in 1526 and founded the great Mughal Empire. This book tells the history of the Empire from its beginnings to its dissolution by the British following the Indian Uprising in 1857. Written in a clear and accessible style and complete with maps and charts, it should appeal to the general reader.
The Dragon's Breath
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 187,590. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Talon, an assassin turned knight turned merchant, is restless, enticed by tales of lucrative trade, he sets sail for the coasts of Africa and India where treasures beckon at the ports, but Talon and Reza quickly learn that dangers attend every opportunity.
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah was a scholar & a warrior. A master of the sciences, Arabic grammar & Islamic jurisprudence, he taught for many years and was greatly admired by both common people and academics. He lived in the challenging times of the Mongol invasions and played a major role in resistance. Strongly opinionated, he was jailed for his works where he died, leaving an inspirational legacy behind.
Iron Tribune
Series: The Steam Empire Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,860. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Rome’s legions march ever onward in Book 3 of the Steam Empire Chronicles. Constantine Tiberius Appius leads his battle weary men from Rome to the edges of the Empire to face the ever growing Mongol menace. As their leaders squabble behind them, the men of the Germania XIII have no choice. They must defeat the Mongols and their new weapons or die trying in IRON TRIBUNE.
L'Empire des Esclaves Couronnés
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 90,510. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages, Screenplays » History
Roukn al-Din Baybars naît en 1223. Il est capturé par des mongols et vendu à l’émir de la ville d’Alep. Adulte, il intègre la garde de l’émir puis la garde mamelouk du sultan As-Salih Ayyub au Caire. Le 22 octobre 1260, Baybars tue Kutuz. Les émirs présents proclament Baybars comme sultan. Durant 17 ans, il affronte tous ses ennemis sans relâche et crée l’Empire des Esclaves Couronnés.
China Simplified: History's Greatest Hits
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A fast-rewind, take-no-prisoners journey through the pivotal moments in Chinese history skipping all the boring parts, when honestly not much happened here.
Бату
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: Russian. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
«Бату» — это рассказ о монгольском чабане, призванном в советскую армию. Вместе с другими монголами он воюет под началом генерала Белова под Москвой и Киевом.
R. F. Tapsell's The Year of the Horsetails
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
"Intensely exciting. An inspiration." Harry Sidebottom, bestselling author of the Warrior of Rome series. Eastern Europe: Early Middle Ages. Nomad warrior must defend sedentary Slavic Drevich people from Mongol-like evil empire and its ruthless Kagan. Dan Poynter's Ebook Award Gold Winner 2014 Honourable Mention in London Book Festival 2013. Finalist in Next Generation Indie Book Awards 2014
Of Battles Past (Amgalant #1)
Price: Free! Words: 107,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
China has executed Ambaghai, the Mongols’ khan, on a hurdle with donkey ears and tail from the theatre, in mockery of the horse peoples of the steppe. It cries for hachi.