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the vast geographical region of Europe and Asia that was controlled by the Mongols in the 13th and 14th centuries


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They who have been traveling long on the steppes of Tartary say, "On re-entering cultivated lands, the agitation, perplexity, and turmoil of civilization oppressed and suffocated us; the air seemed to fail us, and we felt every moment as if about to die of asphyxia.
An interesting entry in the dictionary reads: 'Gujar, the name of a tribe supposed to have come from Tartary and to have settled about Peshawar about 100 BC' [sic].
In "Turandot," Silvestrelli finds the best way to portray the dramatically enhanced role of Timur, the king of Tartary, who was deposed by Chinese rulers and had to run away from his own land.
Another connection to the Japan Sea exists via the Nevelskoy Strait, the Amur River estuary and Tartary Strait (or Gulf of Tartary).
Extraction of rutin from Tartary buckwheat milling fractions and evaluation of its thermal stability in an instant fried noodle system.
Hunt, "Account of the remarkable rise and downfall of the late Kan of Tartary, with the still more remarkable fancies that took possession of the heads of some of his antagonists," The Examiner (13 January 1816), in Selected Writings of Leigh Hunt, gen.
Contract notice: Public works contract for the bourdary aubenas wastewater treatment plant (39 000 eh, Digestion, Biomethane injection) and construction of storage tanks bourdary and tartary storage facilities.
Proof' of open water at the top of the world, which would allow swift trade routes to the East, included Dutch harpoons found in whales killed in the Strait of Tartary - but a Royal Navy that had just helped defeat Napoleon was eager for further glory, and believed little beyond its capabilities.
Calaf, a stranger prince from Tartary, is obsessed with love for Turandot, solves the riddles and sets in motion a progress to a rather queasy "happy" ending.
Its two main species are common buckwheat (Fagopyrum esculentum Moench) and tartary buckwheat (Fagopyrum tataricum Gaertn.
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Two varieties of buckwheat--common (Fagopyrum esculentum) and tartary (Fagopyrum tatariciim)--are popular in the U.
His logic was explained in his book, Narrative of a Pedestrian Journey through Russia and Siberian Tartary, to the Frontiers of China to the Frozen Sea and Kamchatka.
What father of family such as the inhabitants of Tartary, of Hindustan, the Bessarabia, the Crimea, in the Moluccas or the Savage Islands will not tell his children, with the most honorable and glorious excitement: Leave, my children, leave this ungrateful soil, let's go to the city of God, let's travel to the home of the virtues, let's live in the Lord's realm, in South America, where peace dwells, where Christian charity has established his throne.
To its South lie Sindh, Rajputana and the Muttra District of the United Provinces, while on the East, the rivers Jumna and Tons separate it from the same province, and on the North-East a mighty Himalayan range shuts it off from Chinese Tartary.