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Sui-Tang China and Its Turko-Mongol NeighborsCulture, Power, and Connections, 580-800$
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Jonathan Karam Skaff

Print publication date: 2012

Print ISBN-13: 9780199734139

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199734139.001.0001

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Eastern Eurasian Geography, History, and Warfare

Eastern Eurasian Geography, History, and Warfare

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(p.23) 1 Eastern Eurasian Geography, History, and Warfare
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Sui-Tang China and Its Turko-Mongol Neighbors
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Jonathan Karam Skaff

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199734139.003.0001

This chapter serves as an introduction to Eastern Eurasian geography, military struggles, and political organization during the medieval period. It discusses the climate and geography of East Eurasia, and maps the medieval China-Inner Asia borderlands. The next few sections provide background information on the Sui- to mid-Tang dynasties and modern Turko-Mongols of Eastern Eurasia. This chapter also describes the evolving power balance in Eastern Eurasia.

Keywords:   Eastern Eurasia, geography, military struggles, political organization, climate, China-Inner Asia borderlands, Sui dynasties, mid-Tang dynasties, Turko-Mongols, power balance

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