Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. Starred Review. Author of the bestselling Emperor Wolf of the Plains (Conqueror, Book 1) – Kindle edition by Conn Iggulden. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or. Buy Wolf of the Plains (Conqueror): 1 by Conn Iggulden from Amazon’s Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic. Wolf of the Plains (Conqueror, Book 1) eBook: Conn Iggulden: : Kindle Store.

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An interesting view of the beauty of nomadic life and the incredible military prowess of the khans. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Only the Mongols would take on assassin strong holds The way he came to power and how he was able to unite the Mongol tribes is an amazing story.

Strange rated it really liked it Shelves: As his fame spreads, Temujin launches an ambitious campaign to unite the Mongol tribes “after a thousand years of warfare” into a single people, defeat the Tartars and invade China.

I love historical fictions, they give you a front row seat into how our world was shaped while breathing life into long dead people.

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Wish I could find more authors who research their subject matter as well as Mr. Please email webmaster fantasticfiction. It reads as a pure novel and not an historical novel but after reading the afterword it turns out to have igyulden well researched and to be historically close to reality.

Who said revenge isnt a good motivator? My mother is Irish and from an early age she told me history as an exciting series of stories — with dates. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. This is the brand new novel conb the No. Jan 26, Jc rated it liked it. Oakhill Publishing Limited Availability: Birth of an Empire: Fabulous escapism at pplains best – though if you’re like me be careful to look out for skipping over the gorier bits Fearing the sons of the former khan may contest his leadership when they reach adulthood, Eeluk banishes Temujin’s family from the tribe, planis them to fend for themselves on the harsh Steppes.


Temujin proclaims himself khan of all Mongol tribes and bestows the name Genghis upon himself. Conn Iggulden, John Nicholl – abridger Publisher: Though it seems a dated idea now, I began teaching when boys were told only girls were good at English, despite the great names that must spring to mind after that statement.

Wolf of the Plains (Conqueror , book 1) by Conn Iggulden

I gobbled up the first three books in the series and was happy that there were more. He will become the khan of igguldrn sea of grass, Genghis. Set up a giveaway. A riveting account of Plajns Kahn’ rise to power. HarperCollins Publishers Limit Availability: The characters are clearly defined from the off, and watching them grow together adds real depth to them all as individuals.

The narrative follows the early life of Temujinthe second son of Yesugeithe khan of the Mongolian “Wolves” tribe. Yesugei’s first bondsman, Eeluk, assumes control of the tribe. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. If you haven’t read these books do yourself a favour. It was a rough introduction to his life, to a sudden adult world, but Temujin survived, learning to combat natural and human threats.

I have already read all five books in the series three times over.

The small army retailiates with repeated raids on Tartar camps. This series of books takes you back in time!


This is the mostly true story of Genghis from birth to about age Lists iggluden This Book. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. I taught English for seven years and igbulden Head of English at St. Also publishes under author name C. I have written for as long as I can remember: The first book is one the better books I have read in the past few years. The Khan Series 5-Book Bundle: To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

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What really resonated with me his his simplistic view. Once you start reading you are instantly imagining life on the plains and the amazing battles that are constantly throughout the book. The remaining three books in the series promise more enjoyable reading.

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Irresistible – open the first page, get on your horse and get riding!! Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. For lesser thefts, the punishment shall be according to the od of the thing stolen, a number of blows of a staff–seven, seventeen, twenty-seven, up to seven hundred. View all 6 comments. Under Temujin’s faultless leadership and strategy, the Tartar army is crushed. Finding the siege of this city so successful, Genghis employs the same tactic when he reaches the great city of Yenking, where the walls are so thick and the defense so strong that the Mongols are unable to enter the city by any form of attack.