Jenghiz Khan


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Jen·ghiz Khan

 (jĕn′gĭz kän′, jĕng′-)
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Noun1.Jenghiz Khan - Mongolian emperor whose empire stretched from the Black Sea to the Pacific Ocean (1162-1227)Jenghiz Khan - Mongolian emperor whose empire stretched from the Black Sea to the Pacific Ocean (1162-1227)
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His self-deprecating humor, the characters he meets, such as Rustam, his young guide, and his visit with his host family, as well as his knowledge of the history and ecology of the region, turn what could have been a travelog into an insightful look into a geographical region that has been the center of historic controversy and the breeding ground for the rise of historic figures like Jenghiz Khan and Josef Stalin.