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CEUS-R 593: THE MONGOL CENTURY (3 credits)


This course explores in depth Chinggis Khan's Mongol empire from its origins in the 13th century to the continent-wide break down of the 1330-1370s. Format alternates lectures and discussion of primary sources (Mongolian, Chinese, Middle Eastern, and European) in translation, including many of the medieval era's greatest histories and travelogues.