Elizabeth Endicott

Professor Emerita of History

  Office hours by appointment

Research Interests: Mongolian history, 13th century to the present; Sino-Mongolian and Russo-Mongolian relations.

Books and selected articles:

A History of Land Use in Mongolia: the Thirteenth Century to the Present (Palgrave/Macmillan, 2012).

Pages from the Past: The 1910 Moscow Trade Expedition to Mongolia (EastBridge, 2007).

The Modernization of Inner Asia (coauthor) (M.E. Sharpe, 1991).

Mongolian Rule in China: Local Administration in the Yuan Dynasty (Harvard University Press, 1989).

"The Persistence of Pastoral Nomadism," in Ts. Ishdorzh, ed., Essays on Mongol Studies (2005).

"The Mongols and China: Cultural Contacts and the Changing Nature of Pastoral Nomadism (Twelfth to Early Twentieth Centuries)", in Amitai and Biran, eds., Mongols, Turks, and Others: Eurasian Nomads and the Sedentary World (2005).

"The Yuan Government and Society," in Franke and Twitchett, ed.s, Cambridge History of China, Vol. VI (1994)

"Merchant Associations in Yuan China: the Ortogh," Asia Major (1989).


Department of History

Axinn Center at Starr Library
15 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753


Axinn Center at Starr Library
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753