Pleasure Domes and Postal Routes
Marie Favereau’s new book about the Golden Horde, the great Mongol power of the Eurasian steppe, explores its economy, ideology, and material culture, along with its wider influence.
The Horde: How the Mongols Changed the World
by Marie Favereau
The Mongol Century: Visual Cultures of Yuan China, 1271–1368
by Shane McCausland
July 22, 2021 issue