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Empire"s twilight

Robinson, David M.

Empire"s twilight

northeast Asia under the Mongols

by Robinson, David M.

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Published by Harvard University Asia Center for the Harvard-Yenching Institute, Distributed by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mongols -- East Asia -- History -- 14th century,
  • East Asia -- History -- 14th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid M. Robinson.
    SeriesHarvard-Yenching Institute monograph series -- 68, Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series -- 68.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS23 .R63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 439 p. :
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24103379M
    ISBN 100674036085
    ISBN 109780674036086
    LC Control Number2009022545

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