scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 2,521
A Mongol Governor is an in depth biography and epitaph on a Mongolofficer Menggu who is a man with high positions in the emperor court heheld the positions of general of Huaiyuan Governor of Huaimeng aswell as Route and military administrator of several armies Thedocument was meant to be inscribed in a stone and was placed somewherenear the officers grave in honor of his death by his sons The documentwas written by a Chinese literati and the writer was hired by theofficers decedent seven years after his death The epitaph wasoriginally written in classical Chinese and it is now translated intoEnglish by Patricia Ebrey Due to the nature of the document and theoccasion it was written the document was probably only for Menggusdesendents to read and honor him with The document begins by highlighting the Mongol bureaucratic system ofhaving one Mongol governor in each state to supervise all the prefectsand magistrates this brief introduction shows Menggus ranking andimportance in the Yuan Dynasty The author then goes in depth of keyevents in Menggus political career Menggu first actualizes his abilityin Quduqu as he is appointed the governor there Upon his arrivalMenggu notices that the area is still unstable and the locals are stillalert due to political changes happening Menggu immediately issues anorder that all business must attend their customers without fear and allfarmers must farm according to the seasons Menggu then promised to thelocals that he will punish anyone who violates the law and the localsshould have no fear living their life After Menggus declaration thestate Quduqu is brought back to normal and people begin to enjoying amore stable life It is also recorded in the document that in 123812481249 and 1262 Menggu faced the threats of different rebellionsconducted in an attempt to overthrow the government Menggu with hismilitary and political abilities acted accordingly and led his troops tovictories during these risings and successfully put down all four ofthese rebellions Not only that Menggu demonstrates his
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA