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The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire

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The Secret History of the Mongol Queens: How the Daughters of Genghis Khan Rescued His Empire - Weatherford, Jack

The Mongol queens of the thirteenth century ruled the greatest empire the world has ever known. Yet sometime near the end of the century, censors cut a section from The Secret History of the Mongols, leaving a single tantalizing quote from Genghis Khan: "Let us reward our female offspring." Only this hint of a father's legacy for his daughters ...