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Formative Memory: The Thirteenth-century Mongolian Invasions and their Impact on Japan

SIMON DUNCAN
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

The grandson of the Japanese commander, a boy of 12 or 13, fired the arrow signalling the commencement of hostilities. The invaders reportedly laughed […]

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Urban Nomads

On June 8, 2011 By

MONGOLIA
BY CHRISTAL WHELAN

Nomads in Mongolia are increasingly quitting the land and opting for a new life in the country’s capital, Ulaanbaatar…the underlying causes are political, economic, legal, and cultural.

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