Japanese Samurai Attack Mongol Ships
A detail showing Japanese samurai attacking a much larger Mongol...
Kublai Khan Naming Phakpa Imperial Preceptor
Kublai (Qubilai) Khan Naming Phakpa Imperial Preceptor, c. 1270...
Kublai Khan on a Hunting Expedition
A painted silk scroll showing Kublai Khan (r. 1260-1294 CE) on...
Kublai Khan Statue
A modern statue of the Mongol ruler Kublai Khan (l. 1215-1294 CE...
Map of the Mongol Empire
A map of the Mongol Empire at its greatest extent, showing capitals...
Map of Yuan Dynasty China
A map indicating the territory of the Mongol Yuan dynasty of China...
Mongol Empire Under Kublai Khan
The Mongol Empire during the reign of Kublai Khan (r. 1260 - 1294...
Mongol Invasion of Japan, 1281 CE
A detail showing the failed Mongol attack on the defensive walls...
Portrait of Kublai Khan
A painting of Mongol ruler Kublai Khan (r. 1260 - 1294 CE) by the...
The Mongol Scroll, 1293 CE
The Mongol Scroll, aka the 'Illustrated Account of the Mongol Invasion...
Xanadu by Dmitri Smirnov.
An artist's impression of Xanadu, the summer capital of Kublai...
Cataclysmic Moments in History - The Kamikazes That Saved Japan
The Mongols seemed unstoppable and were poised to over run Japan...