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Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World
- By: Jack Weatherford
- Narrated by: Jonathan Davis, Jack Weatherford
- Length: 14 hrs and 20 mins
The Mongol army led by Genghis Khan subjugated more lands and people in 25 years than the Romans did in 400. In nearly every country the Mongols conquered, they brought an unprecedented rise in cultural communication, expanded trade, and a blossoming of civilization.
- By Amazon Customer on 25-09-2017
Great insights into a significant history
I found this book fascinating. I really enjoyed having my previous (ill-informed) misconceptions about Genghis Khan shattered and discovering how influential he was, not just at that time and place, but through the centuries and across the world.