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The Mongols – mass murder & social revolution. A few degrees is all it takes to change the course of human history.

What stopped the Mongols from conquering Europe and why they were able to build in a few dozen years the biggest empire the world have ever seen? scientists-finally-know-what-stopped-mongol-hordes-from-conquering-europe By 1240, Kiev had been sacked and the horde was rapidly advancing … Continue reading

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