1. Education

Asian History Books and Films

Reviews of films and books on Asian History topics from Genghis Khan to sixth century Japanese court life to Mohandas Gandhi, and everything in between.

Book Review | Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
Review of Jack Weatherford's book Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World

Review | The Rise and Fall of the Second Largest Empire in History
Review of Thomas Craughwell's book on Genghis Khan and the Mongol Empire, titled The Rise and Fall of the Second Largest Empire in History.

Review | Genghis Khan: The World Conqueror
Review of Sam Djang's book on Genghis Khan and the Mongol Empire, titled Genghis Khan: The World Conqueror.

What is the Best Asian History Film Ever?
What is the best Asian history movie, in your opinion? Give a film review here!See submissions

Book Review | East Asia before the West: Five Centuries of Trade and Tribute
Book review of Professor David C. Kang's East Asia Before the West: Five Centuries of Trade and Tribute.

Movie Review | Chosin: A Documentary by Brian Iglesias (2010)
Review of the documentary Chosin, about the U.S. Marine Corps experience at the Battle of Chosin River during the Korean War. Film by Brian Iglesias.

"Bhutto" (2010)
Bhutto is a 2010 documentary about the life of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, directed by Duane Baughman and Johnny O'Hara. It features interviews with Arianna Huffington, David Frost, Kathleen Kennedy, Condoleezza Rice, and others.

Review | Ninja : 1,000 Years of the Shadow Warrior, by John Man
Review of the book Ninja: 1,000 Years of the Shadow Warrior, written by John Man.

The Real Sinbad the Sailor
Sinbad the Sailor is one of the most famous characters from Middle Eastern literature - but was he based on a real person? Who was the real Sinbad?

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.