Table of Contents for Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World


The Mongol Dynasties ix
Introduction The Missing Conqueror xv
PART I THE REIGN OF TERROR ON THE STEPPE: 1162-1206 1(78)
1 The Blood Clot
3(28)
2 Tale of Three Rivers
31(24)
3 War of the Khans
55(24)
PART II THE MONGOL WORLD WAR: 1211-1261 79(114)
4 Spitting on the Golden Khan
81(27)
5 Sultan Versus Khan
108(24)
6 The Discovery and Conquest of Europe
132(28)
7 Warring Queens
160(33)
PART III THE GLOBAL AWAKENING: 1262-1962 193(73)
8 Khubilai Khan and the New Mongol Empire
195(23)
9 Their Golden Light
218(23)
10 The Empire of Illusion
241(25)
Epilogue The Eternal Spirit of Genghis Khan 266(7)
Notes 273(14)
A Note on Transliteration 287(2)
Glossary 289(4)
Selected Bibliography 293(8)
Acknowledgments 301(4)
Index 305