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Author Archives: jared4ever

Marco Polo and the Mongols

The information below shows Marco Polo’s interaction with the Mongols.   The fact that Marco was not a historian did not stop him offering a long history about the Mongols. He provided a detailed account of the rise of Mongol and Great Khan’s life and empire. He described the ceremonial of a Great Khan’s funeral … Continue reading »

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Mongol Family Tree and Maps

The website below shows the capacity of 3 Khans rule.  The site also shows the descendants of Genghis Khan.  The family tree and maps are similar to the ones shown in the PowerPoint lecture but it cant hurt for the maps to be found in more than one place.  The site allows us to see the … Continue reading »

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Israel and Hamas agree to Gaza cease-fire

By NBC News staff and wire reports Updated at 1:11 p.m. ET: Israel and Hamas have agreed to a cease-fire, the Egyptian foreign minister said Wednesday, ending eight days of fighting that killed more than 140 Palestinians and five Israelis. The cease-fire is set to start at 9 p.m. Cairo time (2 p.m. ET), Egyptian … Continue reading »

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Israeli air strike kills 11 civilians in Gaza: Hamas

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – An Israeli missile killed at least 11 Palestinian civilians including four children in Gaza on Sunday, medical officials said, apparently an attack on a top militant that brought a three-storey home crashing down. International pressure for a ceasefire seemed certain to mount in response to the deadliest single incident in five days … Continue reading »

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Mongolian Weaponry

Mongolian Weapons This is a list of ancient Mongolian weapons created around A.D. 1200 under Genghis Kahn. These weapons were used by both Mongolian horsemen and foot soldiers in battle. These weapons allowed the Mongols to conquer many different civilizations in Asia because of their great military technology of the time. Horses        The Mongolians … Continue reading »

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Astronomy

My paper relates to Muslim scientists but had it not been for their discoveries and improvements in the field of astronomy, we may have never known about this recent discovery. http://news.yahoo.com/next-door-alien-planet-still-too-distant-visit-233101461.html

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Photo Galley Of Riots

This link connects to a photo gallery of riots in the Middle East over the film that agitated them.

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Riots Continue in Middle East, Marines Deployed to Yemen

KHARTOUM/TUNIS (Reuters) – Fury about a film that insults the Prophet Mohammad tore across the Middle East on Friday with protesters attacking U.S. embassies and burning American flags as the Pentagon rushed to bolster security at its missions. The obscure California-made film triggered an attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya’s city of Benghazi that … Continue reading »

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