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Mongol Rally - Three weeks into the unknown By JOHN IRVING
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It was a gruelling adventure and an epic challenge. On the face of it, all we had to do was get from London to Mongolia. But looking deeper it was going to be a lot less simple than it had first... More > appeared. We had minimal planning, bought a horribly underpowered car that was fit for scrap, had no external support, no prior expedition experience or survival knowledge and decided to do it all in the name of charity. We only allowed ourselves three weeks to complete the adventure. I hadn’t even heard of half of the countries we were intending to cross and certainly didn’t speak the languages but we’d go for it anyway and see how things turned out. It couldn’t be that hard after all. Here’s my account of how it happened, what we came across, the scrapes we got into and how we got out of them and a selection of the numerous photos I took on the 9,592 miles to Mongolia. Some experiences defied belief, some were mildly terrifying but there are none that I will ever forget.< Less
Buzzy Ka Mongol Rally 2018 Calendar By David Burr
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This calendar shows some of Buzzy Ka's travels in the Mongol Rally 2018. Alex and David from team 10kMiles4Smiles in their Ford Ka painted up like a traditional New Zealand Buzzy Bee toy travelled... More > almost 13,000 miles from England all the way to Ulan-Ude in Russia, all for the efforts for raising money for charities Youthline and CoolEarth. Alex and David are now fundraising through people purchasing this 2019 Calendar to help bring Buzzy Ka back to New Zealand. So please show your support by buying this calendar and you will benefit by seeing some amazing landscapes where Buzzy Ka travelled through. To learn more about their adventure, click into the facebook link below: https://www.facebook.com/10KMiles4Smiles/< Less
Volume 4897, Mongol Empire --- Monika Treut By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 4897, Mongol Empire---Monika Treut Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big... More > data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Tuda gde sedoi mongol By Dmitry Ahmetshin
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Дмитрий Ахметшин Туда, где седой... More > монгол Об авторе. Дмитрий Ахметшин родился в 1987 году в Самаре. Окончил авиационный техникум, работает по специальности инженер-электронщик в г.Самара. Писать начал в 2004 году. Печатался в журнале «Мир фантастики» (на прилагаемом к нему диске «Мир фантастики»), в журналах «Молодежная волна» и «Русское эхо» г.Самара. Участник сборника малой прозы "Триумф короткого сюжета". Участник сборника «Беспощадная толерантность» (рассказ «Дезертир»), вышедшего в издательстве «ЭКСМО» в мае 2012 года. О книге. Монгол по имени Наран, изуродованный когда-то в детстве когтями дикого зверя, отправляется в горы, чтобы выспросить у бога Тенгри о предназначении, которую тот уготовил юноше на земле. Ведь у каждого на земле есть своё дело – так на что он нужен, такой уродливый и почти никем не любимый?.. Это роман о поиске смысла жизни, в том числе и в других людях, и о том, как важно оставаться собой.< Less
You Want Breakfast Now? A Mongol Rally Team Experience By James Druce
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Three island boys from the Isles of Scilly take on one of the last great challenges of the world - The Mongol Rally; a 10,000 mile journey from the UK to Mongolia without any support team or... More > assistance - all for charity. Through 15 countries, Team Scilly Mission are faced with extraordinary challenges; corrupt police, chased by armed riders, impounded at a border for days, driving through a 46c heatwave, crossing through rivers and overcoming breakdowns hundreds of miles from civilization. This is the story, written on the road as it happened. This challenge was to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Trust, the boys' 8th consecutive year of fundraising.< Less
Volume 4896, Money For Nothing --- Mongol elements in Western medieval art By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 4896, Money For Nothing---Mongol elements in Western medieval art Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a poetic gesture... More > towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Turko-Mongol peoples: ethnogenesis and ethnic features stories By Vasily Ushnitsky
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In this paper we study the ethnogenesis and ethnic Turkic-Mongol peoples. For the migration of nomadic peoples across vast distances, and the collapse of the merger it was common to their ethnic... More > history. We study these associations as nomadic Merkit, Kipchak, the ancient Turks, Yenisei Kyrgyz, Central Asian Tatars. Naiman. Genealogical legend, archaeological research, etnogoniya, information, Chinese and Arab-Persian sources, mate- rials runic inscriptions, tribal composition of the Turko-Mongol peoples in- volved to address the issues of ethnogenesis of Turkic-Mongol peoples. Next, we study the historiography of modern issues of ethnogenesis of Tur- kic-Mongol peoples: Altai, Khakassia, the Mongols, the Buryats.< Less
THE RUSSIAN CHURCH AND THE MONGOLS:NOTES ON SOCIAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE 13TH TO THE 14TH CENTURIES By Roman Sokolov
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The current publication is a research of a most difficult period in the church history in Russia. These are the times (XIII — the first half of the XIV c) when the Horde rule was established... More > over Russia. The research is based on the study of a wide variety of sources, such as scriptures, angiographic literature, the khan’s yarlyks, and foreign sources.< Less
Chinggis Qan and the conquest of Eurasia, a biography By doeke eisma
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This book is a new biography, based on Grousset's 1939 biography, but including results of the studies published after 1939 up to the present. It gives a description of Chinggis' rise to power on the... More > steppe and his campaigns in Eurasia. It also describes how he laid the foundation for the large Mongol empire that was (almost) completed by his sons and grandsons. It involved more than just conquest, but also ruling sedentary subjects of very different background. An immediate result of his conquests was pacification of the conquered areas, which made safe passage through Eurasia possible for merchants and monks.< Less
THE CAP- TRAGEDY OF ERRORS By Geoffrey Akuamoa et al.
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A Swiss family travel on a ski holiday. They do not return until late in life. Their children search for them all over but are unable to find them. After some years they are unfortunately... More > declared dead, death in absentia after they have been missing for an extended period of time without any proof that they are still alive. Like an intricately constructed puzzle in the form of interlocking irregularly shaped pieces that make a picture when fitted together, the natural truth reveals piece by piece the conundrum of their parent’s demise and survival.< Less

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