Books - References and Reviews
This directory contains bibliographic information as well
as selected reviews.
Suggested Readings on Mongolia
Suggested Readings on Mongolia - Dictionaries
Mongolia in Transition. Review of three books on
Transformation in Mongolia.
Marco Polo's Travels, Chinese Translation.
A Chinese translation of Marco Polo's Travels (actually
based on an English translation) was published in China
some ten years ago during a period of general excitement
about his travels (a film was made about this subject)
and opening towards the West.
Short Review: Aspects of Buddhism.
Proceedings of the International Seminar of Buddhist Studies
taking place in Liw, Poland, on June 25, 1994. The review
focusses on articles with Mongolia-related contents.
Short Review: Mongolian Defense White Paper.
For the first time ever, Mongolia published a Defense White
Paper in which Mongolia's view of Asian security aspects
is explained as well as the cornerstones of the diplomatic
and military doctrine.
Shamans and Elders: Experience, Knowledge, and Power
among the Daur Mongols. Short presentation.
The Pentaglot Dictionary: A Dictionary in Five
Languages (Manju, Tibetan, Mongolian, Uighur, Chinese)
classified by meanings. This dictionary marks the
culmination point of Qing dynasty lexicographical work.
Shinä Tol': A Bibliography: A Bibliography of
the quarterly journal Shinä Tol' issued
by the Mongolian Political Education Academy (Uls
Töriïn Bolowsrolyn Akademi). With
accompanying file in bibtex format ready for use
National Geographic online about Chinggis Khan