Notes sur L’Histoire de La Horde D’Or. Suivi de quelques noms Turcs d’hommes et de peuples finissant en “Ar”.

Pelliot, Paul.

Book ID: 15000


8vo. 292 pp., publisher’s original torn wrappers, missing top margin of front cover, title printed in black on spine & front cover, cindexopy inside clean & in good condition, Librairie D’Amerique et d’Orient, Paris, 1950.


An academic study on the formation of the Golden Army of the Mongols based on Persian, Chinese, Arabic and Urdu sources. Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall was the first to study this army formation when he published in 1840 Geschichte der Goldenen Horde. Several other scholars also published works on the subject including Russians who showed lot of interest in the Mongols especially by the Academy of Sciences.

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