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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Igguldrn haven’t really read much historical fiction before, but I quite enjoyed these books. View all 6 comments. If you thought that Genghis was just another tyrant trying to make his mark, these books will make you see a different side to Genghis.

I have enormous respect for those who still labour at the igguldn. It answers a question I had raised after reading volume 3 as to how GK could march so many men without the logistic to feed them.

I love all Conn’s books. He is freed by Arslan and Jelme, father and son wanderers who joined the Wolves after looking for Yesugei, whom Arslan owed a debt. Over just three generations, that is simply the greatest rags-to-riches tale in human history” Conn Iggulden I am now going to read his Ceaser series and any other historical fiction Conn Iggulden writes!!

Temujin and his brothers chase down the captors and murder them, recovering Donn.

Trivia About Conqueror Series Iggu,den makes you feel as if you are riding along with Genghis Khan himself and you never want to leave! The first two books in this series, Wolf of the Plains and Lords of the Bow, are completely un-put-down-able.


Wolc keep meaning to reread these. Not a book I ever wanted to set down as I read the pages over two days in our mountain cabin. Aug 29, Gary Bellfield rated it it was amazing. Nov 03, Vicki Wilson rated it it was amazing. Learn more about Amazon Prime.

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

Iggulden manages to immerse the reader in the stinky, cold, short lives of the wandering Mongol tribes, with a minimum of modern cultural pollution. For lesser thefts, the punishment shall be according to the value of the thing stolen, a number of blows of a staff–seven, seventeen, twenty-seven, up to seven hundred.

Conn Iggulden, John Nicholl – abridger Publisher: How Iggulden makes something as bleak as Mongolian life so compelling is beyond me, but he manages wokf without getting mired in needless detail. Sep 17, Louiza Egan rated it it was amazing.

Wolf of the Plains

This is the way to appreciate the greatness of the Genghis Khan and the Mongol hordes Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Jul 14, T.

It is like a muscle or tool. Refresh and try again.

Conqueror Series Collection: Wolf of the Plains, Lords of the Bow, Bones of the Hills

But the Wolf tribe return to the area, and advanced riders, sent by Eeluk to ensure the family had perished, capture Temujin. In the author’s note of the book, Iggulden explains he traveled to rural Mongolia during his research. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Igulden is the first book in the Conqueror cinn based on the Mongols of the Asian steppes. Reading these books one realizes why The biggest achievement here, however, is how he conveys the effectiveness of Ghengis’ military might.


I really enjoyed understanding the life of the Mongols. It is titled Genghis: Conn Iggulden has the ability to make historical fiction exciting.

Wolf of the Plains: Conn Iggulden: : Books

A riveting account of Genghis Kahn’ rise to power. Finally, I leave you with just a few of the laws of Genghis Khan, “Yassa Gengizcani” from my long ago paper to give you a flavor of the Mongols: Explore the Home Gift Guide. Gigulden escapism at its best – though if you’re like me wolv careful to look out for skipping over the gorier bits To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

My great-grandfather was a Seannachie, so I suppose story-telling is in the genes somewhere.

When I read historical fiction, I like to follow along using maps. They were apparently a fanatical, religious sect, similar to igguulden Jihadists of today. They have varying personalities, goals, dreams, while still keeping a bit of humor. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

HarperCollins Publishers Limited Availability: Sorry, this item is not available in. Apr 07, Chris Peace rated it it was amazing. Wolf of the Plains Author s: After completing the Emperor series on the life of Julius CaesarIggulden began research for his next series of books, based on the life of Mongol warlord Genghis Khan.