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Historical Dictionary of Mongolia

Author:
Sanders, Alan J. K.

ISBN:
978 1 5381 0226 8
Format:
Hardback
Pages:
1120
List price(s):
225.00 USD
145.00 GBP
203.00 EUR

Publication date:
25 August 2017

Short description: 

This fourth edition of Historical Dictionary of Mongolia contains t a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture.

Full description: 

This fourth edition of Historical Dictionary of Mongolia covers the people and organizations that brought Mongolia from revolution and oppression to independence and democracy, and its current unprecedented level of national wealth and international growth. This is done through a chronology, an introduction, appendixes, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, politics, economy, foreign relations, religion, and culture. This book is an excellent resource for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Mongolia.

Table of contents: 

Editor's Foreword Jon Woronoff Reader's Note Acronyms and Abbreviations Maps Chronology Introduction THE DICTIONARY Appendix A: Mongolian Great Khural 2008-12 Appendix B: Mongolian Great Khural 2012-16 Appendix C: Mongolian Great Khural 2016- Appendix D: MPP Little Khural 2010 Appendix E: MPP Little Khural 2013 Appendix F: Ulan Bator City Council 2016 Appendix G: Cabinet List December 2016 Bibliography About the Author

Biography: 

Alan J.K. Sanders is an independent scholar and freelance writer. He was the Lecturer in Mongolian Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. He has written and edited several books on Mongolia and he was awarded the Mongolian Order of the Pole Star in April 2007 for promoting British-Mongolian relations, Mongolian studies and Mongolian history and culture.

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