Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Fact of the Day: Mongol Empire

Founded by Genghis Khan, the Mongol Empire was the largest empire (as a single land-mass) that ever existed. It reached most of the orient, much of the Middle East, and even crossed into Eastern Europe. 

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  1. My husband often tells me he think I was Genghis Khan in a past life because I'm mean and intimidating. lol I'm a damn cuddly bear I tell you.

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  2. It would be so interesting to travel back in time and just observe how this empire worked...I find these things interesting.

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  3. I've heard about him, but was not sure who he was, thanks for sharing!

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  4. Sure knew how to take control

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  5. The Mongol hoards made it as far west as the gates of Vienna.

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  6. i saw an episode of Star Trek with Ricardo Montalban playing Khan...he sure was a lot better looking, too....

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