Genghis Khan

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Mongolian emperor whose empire stretched from the Black Sea to the Pacific Ocean (1162-1227)

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As a tactician and strategist Malky stands alongside Napoleon, Rommel and even Genghis Kahn
99) THE story of Genghis Kahn, the Mongolian who rose from poverty to lead his nation to power, provides the backdrop for Walters' latest crime thriller.
Genghis Kahn was the greatest conqueror of all time, measured by the land mass he controlled.
In Part One, The Imperial Millennia, readers needed to hang on tight while Talbott raced them through the growth of human associations from families and kinship groups through nations and regional powers to the emergence of the large empires with universal pretensions, such as those assembled by Alexander the Great, Rome, Mohammed, the Ottomans, Ashoka, Qin Shihuangdi, Genghis Kahn, Akbar, and Charlemagne--each suggesting it may be possible to govern great numbers of diverse peoples spread over large areas.
When this electronic creation ( a thing so gorgeous it would make Genghis Kahn weep ( is plugged into a computer, its blades will begin to whirr and a breeze will hit your face.
He feels we now need a ``total commitment'' to the philosophy of his idol, Genghis Kahn.
The FA isn't strong enough to refuse to enforce the new rules and UEFA, who like FIFA seem to have a political philosophy which is somewhere to the right of Genghis Kahn, would probably threaten action if the Premiership didn't follow suit.
Once again, it's hard to feel completely sorry for Tony, who carries the same sense of threat as a dented warhead and is capable of acts that would make Genghis Kahn puke into his barbecue.