The Mongols and the Islamic World: From Conquest to Conversion

Peter Jackson
The Mongols and the Isalmic World

The Mongol conquest of Western Asia, including Iran, Iraq, Turkey and Afghanistan, and its cultural consequences. (Their army encampments gave us not only the word ‘horde’ but the cognate ‘Urdu’…).

Edition: Hardback Yale University Press 04/04/2017