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Miss Wrong and Mr Right: Temujin returns to the Kerait, then travels to the Olkhunut tribe, where he murders the khan in his ger and assumes leadership of the tribe, and takes them back to join the Kerait. Jul 14, T. I have no idea how I missed all this history of Ghengis Khan – I was an avid student but didn’t know almost any of what was presented Really exciting series and the books did not last long!
Wolf of the Plains Conqueror: The book is fantastically written and added to the sheer beauty of the Mongolian people, their culture, their history and their lifestyle. Open Preview See a Problem? It was during some of his worst times that the image of uniting the warring tribes and bringing the silver people together came to him.
I thought that nobody could beat Ken Follet, when it comes to historical epics.
The way he came to power and how he was able to unite the Mongol tribes is an amazing story. His family were thrown out of the tribe and left alone, without food or shelter, to starve to death on the harsh Mongolian plains.
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Conh weave so many characters through the timeline of Genghis Khan’s start in life to Kublai’s prime is an extraordinary feat.
A well written and well researched book about the life of a larger-than-life historical figure. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Conn Iggulden brings to life Ghengis in all of his glory. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.
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Borte was captured by the Merkit tribe, not the Tartars; and she was held captive for several months, rather than a few weeks; Temujin’s childhood enslavement by the Ta’yichiut, also lasting several months, is not described; however, some elements of his escape being liberated by a sympathetic member of the capturing tribe, but then returning to their home to hide is incorporated into the fictional account of his capture by the “Wolves”; Temujin’s childhood friend, blood-brother, and major rival Jamuka is excluded from the story; the relationship between Temujin and Toghrul is simplified: Nov 20, Richard rated it really liked it.
The characters are clearly defined from the off, and watching them grow together adds real depth to them all as individuals.
A book that was interesting from the very start and hard to put down to do other things. It was during some of his worst times that the image of uniting the warring tribes and bringing the silver igghlden together came to him.
A man, a small family, without a tribe was always at risk but he gathered other outsiders to him, creating a new tribal identity. Showing of reviews.
Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. Sep 17, Louiza Egan rated it it was amazing.
Wolf of the Plains (Conqueror , book 1) by Conn Iggulden
He will become the khan of the sea of grass, Genghis. What really resonated with me his his simplistic view. Oct conb, Eric rated it it was amazing.
Surprisingly historically accurate series of books thhe a very good way of enjoyably learning about the Mongol character. I enjoyed the story and learned a great deal about the history of Eastern Russia and the way of life of the wandering tribes of iggulen Steppes. Interesting to compare this history with Europe in the s. Really like that at the end of the book the author tells you which bits he had to alter to make it a good fiction book so you know exactly what happened.
See all customer images. His world expands as the story takes in more characters and situations. Go read my review of this series on my new started blog. Fearing an inevitable challenge to his leadership, Toghrul sends assassins to Temujin’s ger.
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