History of the Mongols

3 credits

HIST 4840

College of Arts and Science

(cross-leveled wit h HIST 7840). In the 13th century, the Mongols went from warring tribes to the largest Eurasian empire in history. This course examines the Mongol tribes, Chinggis Khan’s unification of the tribes, the Mongols rapid military victories across Eurasian and their equally rapid decline.