With a scholarly treatment of Mongol history for the wider public, this title offers a comprehensive view from pre-historic times to the modern age. It is presented in five parts - Before Genghis, lands and peoples of Mongolia; Genghis Times; Mongolian Western Empire; Kublai Khan and Yuan China; and Genghis' Legacy.
A fully comprehensive field guide to the 512 officially recorded bird species of Mongolia. The species are clearly illustrated in over 140 plates, showing plumage variation between sexes, seasons and age classes, as well as the upperside and underside of birds in flight.
Mongolia is a land of constant surprises. Renowned for
its classic rolling steppe land - from where, in times
past, nomadic Mongol clans and confederations swept out
to conquer much of the known world - it also boasts snow-
capped peaks towering over wide, grassy valleys,
meandering rivers and great lakes, as well as badlands,