Batu Khan

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Ba•tu Khan

(ˈbɑ tu ˈkɑn)
d. 1255, Mongol conqueror: grandson of Genghis Khan and leader of the Golden Horde.
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The range of trade is revealed by the archaeological finds made during works in and around the Kremlin, notably the wine trade that flourished with Trebizond in the century before the destruction of Moscow by the Mongol ruler Batu Khan and his armies in 1237-41.
This building somehow survived the attack of Batu Khan and his Golden Horde in the 13th century.
9 Which modern national capital is reckoned to have been one of the world's biggest cities before its destruction by the Mongol army of Batu Khan in 1240AD?