in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 45 words.
an ancient city in central Mongolia, now ruined, which was the capital of the Mongol empire, established by Genghis Khan
in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names
P ublished online January 2010 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 111 words.
Ruins. Founded c.1220 as the ancient capital of the Mongol Empire, although it had been settled earlier
Partial Melting of Mantle and Crustal Sources beneath South Karakorum, Pakistan: Implications for the Miocene Geodynamic Evolution of the India–Asia Convergence Zone
in Journal of Petrology
March 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Petrology. 14752 words.
In south Karakorum, the western prolongation of southern Tibet, three distinct types of magmatic rocks were emplaced during the Neogene: (1) 22–24 Myr old lamprophyres, characterized by...
Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).
Brother of Het῾um I, king of Armenian Cilicia; born Cilicia 1208, died 1276. He was given the title of “Constable” (Sparapet)—an indication of Crusader influence—when Het῾um became king in...
Overview page. Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) — World History.
An empire founded by Genghis Khan early in the 13th century. Loosely related nomadic tribesmen who lived in felt huts (yurts) and subsisted on meat and milk – and fermented mares' milk (kou...
in Geophysical Journal International
September 1997; p ublished online September 1997 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Geophysics. 0 words.
Rates of Quaternary faulting, when treated as measures of strain rates within regions several times larger than the depths of brittle faulting, yield...