Asia under the Mongols, 1290 A.D.


Asia under the Mongols


This map indicates the advances of the Mongols in Eastern Europe and Asia. Inset graphs illustrate the ruins of Karakorum (Buddhist Monastery of Erdeni-tso) and Shang-Tu.

Legend indicates:

  • Advances of Mongol Hordes
  • Route of Marco Polo between 1271-1295 A.D.
  • Other Routes
  • Names of European travelers (mostly Marco Polo) marked with a star


History and Commercial Atlas of China, Albert Herrmann, Ph.D., Harvard University Press, 1935.

See Huhai Website.

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