Beginnings of the Mongol Empire-Boundaries of 1234 A.D.


Beginnings of the Mongol Empire


This map shows the extension of the Mongol Empire up to 1233 A.D.

Legend indicates:

  • Countries conquered by the Mongols between 1188-1233 A.D.
  • Routes of Chinese Taoist traveler between 1221-1224 A.D.
  • Papal Embassy of Piano de Carpini between 1245-1247 A.D.
  • Papal Embassy of William of Rubruk, between 1253-1255 A.D.
  • Marco Polo’s travels from 1211-1295 A.D.
  • Other travel routes
  • Names of European travelers 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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