Ancient leader rules at library exhibit

Genghis Khan display open in Simi Valley


WORLD HISTORY—Above, Randle C.W. Swan, supervisory curator at the Reagan Library, places a Tsam festival mask in the library’s Genghis Khan exhibit. Below, a monument to the ruler is on display. Photos by RICHARD GILLARD/Acorn NewspapersWhat do passports, pants, paper money, the pony express and diplomatic immunity have in common? The answer: Genghis Khan.
Widely known as a conqueror and a barbarian, Genghis Khan was also a civilizer and accomplished 13th century ruler of the Mongolian empire, w...

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