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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11933251M
ISBN 101432545639
ISBN 109781432545635

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Kubla Khan, poetic fragment by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, published in According to Coleridge, he composed the line work while under the influence of laudanum, a form of opium. Coleridge believed that several hundred lines of the poem had come to him in a dream, but he was able to remember. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. The books also deals with Marco Polo's travels to Yuan China and the time he spent in the company of Kublai Khan. John Man lucidly alludes to the controversies surrounding Marco Polo's travels and present Very vivid and detailed history of the life and times of Kublai Khan, one of the world's greatest nation builders and founder of China's Yuan /5. Kubla Khan: or, A Vision in a Dream: A Fragment / ˌ k ʊ b l ə ˈ k ɑː n / is a poem written by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, completed in and published in According to Coleridge's preface to Kubla Khan, the poem was composed one night after he experienced an opium-influenced dream after reading a work describing Xanadu, the summer palace of the Mongol ruler and Emperor of China.

Kublai Khan (23 Sept. - 18 Feb. ) was a Mongol khan, or military ruler, who brought the Mongol Empire to its greatest finished the invasion of China and was also the founder of the Yuan lived during the 13th century AD. Kublai Khan was the grandson of the great Mongol king Genghis Khan.. Kublai Khan was born to Tolui Khan, and his wife Sorghaghtani. Kublai (/ ˈ k uː b l aɪ /; Mongolian: Хубилай, romanized: Hubilai; Chinese: 忽必烈; pinyin: Hūbìliè) was the fifth Khagan (Great Khan) of the Mongol Empire (Ikh Mongol Uls), reigning from to (although after the division of the empire this was a nominal position). He also founded the Yuan dynasty in China as a conquest dynasty in , and ruled as the first Yuan.   Kublai Khan was the grandson of Genghis Khan and the founder of the Yuan Dynasty in 13th-century China. He was the first Mongol to rule over .   Kublai Khan (Qubilai-Qan) was the ruler of the Mongol Empire from to CE. Kublai Khan’s accomplishments include taking over China and establishing Mongol rule there under the new name of the Yuan Dynasty ( CE), and thus becoming the first non-Chinese to rule the whole of that country. He created the new capital city of Xanadu (Shangdu), established Daidu .

Or, a vision in a dream. A Fragment. 1 In Xanadu did Kubla Khan. 2 A stately pleasure-dome decree. 3 Where Alph, the sacred river, ran. 4 Through caverns measureless to man. 5 Down to a sunless sea.. 6 So twice five miles of fertile ground. 7 With walls and towers were girdled round;. 8 And there were gardens bright with sinuous rills,. 9 Where blossomed many an incense-bearing tree;. Kublai Khan's legacy After a glorious reign of thirty-four years, Kublai Khan died in Ta-tu in February He is regarded as one of the great rulers in history. He was a shrewd and thoughtful ruler of a huge state. He was popular among the Chinese, and his achievements ranked him second to Genghis among the Mongol rulers. Buy Kublai Khan UK ed. by Man, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: In Xanadu did Kubla Khan. A stately pleasure-dome decree: Where Alph, the sacred river, ran. Through caverns measureless to man Down to a sunless sea. So twice five miles of fertile ground. With walls and towers were girdled round; And there were gardens bright with sinuous rills.