Hulagu, Mongol ruler of Persia, with His Christian Wife, Doquz Khatun (circa 1300) (Wikimedia Commons)
The following sources provide overviews of Mongol history in the areas of China, Europe, Persia, and Russia. They are a quick way to find out the basic facts and recent scholarly interpretations.
When using an article in an encyclopedia or handbook, always check the bibliography for further reading at the end of the article. It will provide a selective list of the books, articles, and, frequently, Web resources considered to be the most up-to-date and reliable.