“Mongol Peace”; period of peace and stability under the rule of the Mongol Empire.
Ring-shaped straps attached to a horse saddle where a rider places his or her foot to aid in support while riding.
A member of a group that has no permanent home, wandering from place to place in search of food and water.
A philosophy based on the ideas of the Chinese thinker Laozi, who taught that people should be guided by a universal force called the Dao (“Go with the flow”).
Blocks of metal or wood, each bearing a single character, that can be arranged to make up a page for printing.
A navigation instrument that uses a magnetized steel bar to point in the direction of the earth’s magnetic (North and South) poles.