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❰Reading❯ ➶ The Old Ideal Author Bryn Hammond – Nessville.me In the steppes of High Asia the year 1166 ‘What is a Mongol – As free as the geese in the air as in unison The flights of the geese promise us we don’t give up independence to unite’The hundreReading The Old Ideal Author Bryn Hammond Nessvilleme In the steppes of High Asia the year 1166 ‘What is a Mongol – As free as the geese in the air as in unison The flights of the geese promise us we don’t give up independence to unite’The hundre In the steppes of High Asia the year ‘What is a Mongol – As free as the geese in the air as in unison The flights of the geese promise us we don

t give up independence to unite’The hundred tribes of the Mongols have come together with one aim to push back against the walls that have crept onto the steppe – farther than The Old PDFEPUB ² China has ever extended its walls before Walls are repugnant to a nomad But can people on horses push them down even with a united effort This story begins when nobody has heard of Mongols – not even most Chinese

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  1. Gary Inbinder Gary Inbinder says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIThis is a very well written and engrossing re telling of an ancient text The Secret History of the Mongols the story of Temujin Genghis Kahn and his family I'll admit I know little of this history beyond what I recall from an old film starring Omar Sharif and Stephen Boyd Nevertheless I don't think you need to know the specific history to appreciate this compelling novelThree things impressed me most Hammond's ability to create believable cha


  2. Libbie Hawker (L.M. Ironside) Libbie Hawker (L.M. Ironside) says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIThis large and finely crafted novel is the first in a trilogy which seeks to bring The Secret History of the Mongols the oldest surviving Mongolian written work to lif


  3. Chris O& Chris O& says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIThe uestion is Not What You Look AtThat’s a line from Henry David Thoreau’s Journal The full thought “The uestion is not what you look at but what you see” It captures what I have enjoyed about the Amgalant series by Ms Bryn Hammond Her historical fiction trilogy unpacks the human motivations hidden within “The Secret History of the Mongols” an official history authorized by Chinggis Khan’s successors shortly after his death Two of three volumes have been published by the end of 2018 The first is titled “Against Walls” and describes the early struggles of Temugin set within the predator


  4. John Caviglia John Caviglia says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIAmgalant One The Old Ideal takes the beginning of the slim volume that is The Secret History of the Mongols which in the edition I found at has fewer than 200 pages of verse and enlarges it to create a compulsively readable immersive world And as this work—roughly six hundred pages in itself begins an audacious trilogy intended to expand the whole of The Secret History the prospective reader might ask why and how Hammond has so amplified the spare originalAs to the why it’s clear that she is herself enraptured by the time the place and above all the historic characters she fleshes out to live their complex tribal lives Hammond has researched every aspect of her enterprise not to harass us with needless historic detail but to make sure that the experience of the reader will be full and genuine This is your chance to travel in space and time and BE THERE as the Temujin of the text one day to be known as Genghis Khan is fashioned into what was prophesied at his birth when he was b


  5. Margaret Margaret says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIWhat to say about this book Covering Genghis Khan's life from birth to his election as Khan this wonderful omnibus is a delight to readBryn Hammond makes the Mongol peoples spring to life as you read about them Dry witted whimsical a thorough delight from page to pageThe sort of book not to read on public transport as you are liable to become so engrossed in it that you will miss your stopI highly recommend it to people who are interested in Genghis Khan history of the steppes and anyone who wants a roaring good read


  6. Rohase Piercy Rohase Piercy says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIWell I don't usually tackle long books unless it's Susanna Clarke's 'Jonathan Strange Mr Norrell' so I was rather hesitant about starting this one especially as it's the first of the trilogy and one might expect the others to be eually weighty in addition the world of twelfth century high Asia is completely alien to me I know nothing about Mongolian culture and very little about GenghisTchingis Khan But once I'd made a start I was drawn in chapter by chapter until in the end I couldn't put it downThe author has obviously immersed herself in the period the culture the history in every detail the novel is based on historical records particularly the 'Secret History Of The Mongols' written from Tchingis Khan's own account of his life by those who knew him 'Against Walls' covers his parents' story his birth childhood and adolescence his marriage and early exploits up until the point where is he declared 'Khan' King by his family and supporters The style is very idi


  7. Laury Laury says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBII'll be honest this is not an easy book to enter into The author defines nothing You dive into the deep end of the pool and you learn to swimbut uickly Hammond describes scenes that so perfectly illustrate the cultural norms the habits the landscape the housing the clothing the names that soon you are in and deeply in this world of early Mongolia It's a wild ride and you feel everything for all the characters and outcomes Only when you come up for air will you realize the achievement that his book represents and I a


  8. Julie Bozza Julie Bozza says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBII've just finished a re read of this and I loved it even than I remembered Definitely the first volume of my Favourite Book Ever and I suspect always will be Such marvellous humour brilliant writing fascinating characters and wonderful setting It doesn't get better than that###This is a celebration than a review for the author is my sister and Amgalant is My Favourite Book Ever Bryn knows that I wouldn't say that if I didn't mean it in the simplest and most straightforward of ways and the rest of you will


  9. Ron Fritsch Ron Fritsch says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIAmgalant One The Old Ideal is the first novel in Bryn Hammond’s historical fiction trilogy set in northeast Asia in the late 12th and early 13th centuries Hammond’s protagonist is the person we know as Genghis KhanOne of the many delights I encountered in this novel was that it’s written from the point of view of the Mongols We speak of the Great Wall of China as if it were a single smartly executed defensive structure built by the civilized Chinese to keep out their “barbarian” neighbors to the north Maps of the “Great Wall” reveal that it’s actually a number of mostly parallel east to west walls The Mongols and th


  10. Rachel Stroumsa Rachel Stroumsa says:

    The Old Ideal eBook ã The Old PDF/EPUB ² Ebook ideal pdf, The Old free, The Old Ideal MOBIA series like no other with writing like no other I'd have read it with pleasure just for the subject matter or the gorgeous


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