Do you recommend any books or movies about this city/country for those who are interested in learning more?
There are new documentaries in production at the moment, most notably "Live from UB" and "The Eagle Huntress" (the latter having received mixed reviews). - Oct 2016
Kingship and Ideology in the Islamic and Mongol Worlds (Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization) by Anne F. Broadbridge, PhD. - Feb 2011
Jack Weatherford's book on Chinggis Khan and the making of the modern world. - Jan 2009
History of Mongolia, by Barba - Oct 2008
Anything with Chinngis Khan in it. - Oct 2008